For the readers interested in the stock health of American Electric Power Company Inc. (AEP). It is currently valued at $99.78. When the transactions were called off in the previous session, Stock hit the highs of $101.30, after setting-off with the price of $98.93. Company’s stock value dipped to $98.78 during the trading on the day. When the trading was stopped its value was $99.08.Recently in News on May 5, 2022, AEP NAMES SHANE LIES TO LEAD COOK NUCLEAR PLANT. Shane Lies has been named senior vice president and chief nuclear officer of American Electric Power’s (Nasdaq: AEP) Donald C. Cook Nuclear Plant (Cook) in Bridgman, Michigan, effective July 1, 2022. Lies is currently site vice president at Cook, a dual-unit nuclear site with a total generating capacity of 2,278 megawatts. Lies is replacing Joel Gebbie, who is retiring after 36 years with AEP. Kelly Ferneau, Cook plant manager, will be promoted to site vice president to replace Lies. You can read further details here
American Electric Power Company Inc. had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $104.81 on 04/06/22, with the lowest value was $84.20 for the same time period, recorded on 02/17/22.
American Electric Power Company Inc. (AEP) full year performance was 17.42%
Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, American Electric Power Company Inc. shares are logging -4.80% during the 52-week period from high price, and 24.38% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $80.22 and $104.81.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Utilities managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 3306295 for the day, which was evidently higher, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.
When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the American Electric Power Company Inc. (AEP) recorded performance in the market was 12.15%, having the revenues showcasing 11.64% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 51.25B, as it employees total of 16688 workers.
The Analysts eye on American Electric Power Company Inc. (AEP)
During the last month, 12 analysts gave the American Electric Power Company Inc. a BUY rating, 0 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 4 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 1 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 1 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.
According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 93.67, with a change in the price was noted +11.78. In a similar fashion, American Electric Power Company Inc. posted a movement of +13.39% for the period of last 100 days, recording 3,088,333 in trading volumes.
Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for AEP is recording 1.56 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 1.29.
Technical rundown of American Electric Power Company Inc. (AEP)
Raw Stochastic average of American Electric Power Company Inc. in the period of last 50 days is set at 66.26%. The result represents improvement in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 42.79%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 38.30% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 37.49%.
Considering, the past performance of American Electric Power Company Inc., multiple moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 12.15%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably improved by 20.16%, alongside a boost of 17.42% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -0.93% in the 7-day charts and went up by -1.60% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 11.64% during last recorded quarter.