The stock of American Electric Power Company Inc. (AEP) is currently priced at $79.33. In the last session, the stock climbed significantly, topping out at $79.65 after opening at $78.01. The day’s lowest price was $77.985 before the stock closed at $77.82.
American Electric Power Company Inc. experienced a rather shaky stock market performance. The highest value in the past year was recorded at $104.89 on 09/14/22 and the lowest value was $75.47 on 09/05/23.
52-week price history of AEP Stock
A stock’s 52-week high and low prices can reveal much about its current status and future trajectory. American Electric Power Company Inc.’s current trading price is -24.37% away from its 52-week high, while its distance from the 52-week low is 5.11%. The stock’s price range during this period has spanned from $75.47 to $104.89. In the Utilities sector, the American Electric Power Company Inc.’s shares surpassed a trading volume of approximately 2.93 million for the day, which was noticeably lower compared to the average daily volume of 9.3.18 million over the past three months.
Market Capitalization and Financial Performance: An In-Depth Look
American Electric Power Company Inc. (AEP) has experienced a quarterly decline of -4.57% in its revenues when compared to the same period in the previous year. Presently, the company has a total market capitalization of 40.66B and boasts a workforce of 16974 employees.
Making Sense of Trading Volume and Moving Average Data
Based on Barchart.com data, the company’s moving average over the 100-day period was 84.47, with a change in price of -14.18. Similarly, American Electric Power Company Inc. recorded 2,964,788 in trading volume during the last 100 days, posting a change of -15.16%.
Examining AEP’s Debt-to-Equity Ratio: What You Need to Know
The debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio is a crucial measure that sheds light on a company’s financial health and market standing. It is determined by dividing a company’s overall liabilities by its shareholders’ equity, showing the extent of a company’s debt usage in financing its assets compared to the shareholders’ equity. At the time of writing, the total D/E ratio for AEP stands at 1.84. Similarly, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio is also 1.53.
AEP Stock Stochastic Average
Today’s raw stochastic average for American Electric Power Company Inc. over the last 50 days is 28.85%.This indicates a decrease from the raw stochastic average of the past 20 days, which was 77.20%. Moreover, the company’s Stochastic %K and %D values for the last 20 days were 55.03% and 44.09%, respectively.
AEP Stock Price Performance Analysis
The stock price performance for the year has been a mixed bag, indicating either a pessimistic or optimistic outlook depending on how you look at it. The metric has seen a significant loss of -16.45% since the start of this calendar year. Looking back over the last six months, we can see a stronger performance of -12.10%. Over the past 30 days, the price of AEP has leaped by -0.84%. And in the last five days, it has surged by 3.86%.