Advanced Energy Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:AEIS) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of -0.22% or -$0.15 shares. The trading starts at $67.97 and closed at $66.94 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $66.30 and day high was $68.0216 on Tuesday, June 23. After the session, the Industrials sector daily volume shifted to 0.15 million while its average volume is 304.37K. In other hand, the AEIS market cap reached to $2.56B. While, its current target price is $66.79 according to WSJ.
Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -0.93% and up 7.33% for month. Its quarterly performance was 51.49% above, while its half year performance is down -5.05%. AEIS yearly performance stood at positive 24.91% and fall -6.19% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Advanced Energy Industries Inc. is 2.60.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. AEIS EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 1.54. EPS for this year is -62.20%, while for the next year its value is 3.89. Sales growth for the current quarter is 4.33 while its EPS Q/Q reached 19.10%. It has an EPS of -2.80% down for past five years and for the next five years will be up 10.00%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on AEIS for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 2 of 8 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 1 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 5 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 8 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 8, 0 rated it sell, 3 rated it as Buy and 4 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $56.00-$85.00. Average target price for AEIS was reached at $65.57.
Blackrock Inc., Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and Ameriprise Financial, Inc. are the top three holders in Advanced Energy Industries Inc. (AEIS) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 5.56 million shares which valued 269.82 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) owned 4.16 million shares which valued at 201.68 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Ameriprise Financial, Inc. has a total of 2.36 million shares which valued at 114.28 million. In the end, Ameriprise Financial, Inc. have 6.16% shares outstanding of Advanced Energy Industries Inc. (AEIS) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 1.20%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 1.54. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 8 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.8, while 0.45 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for AEIS published in the report was 0.75-0.85 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.45 which is lower than 0.91 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.
A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for AEIS rise 9.01% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 10.40% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was -0.74%. The moving average value for Advanced Energy Industries Inc. (AEIS) is 62.31 and 64.29 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in AEIS stock. On Jun 08, Donikowski Tina, Director, sold 6,000 trading shares at the cost of $71.71, which valued at 0.43 million. On Jun 05, MCGIMPSEY THOMAS O, EVP & Gen Counsel, sold 4,749 shares at the cost of $75.00, with total shares of 42,624. On Jun 03, MCGIMPSEY THOMAS O, EVP & Gen Counsel, sold 5,251 shares at the cost of 70.00. After this transaction, MCGIMPSEY THOMAS O total shares reached to 47,373 which valued at 0.37 million.