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Top Stocks of the day: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP)

Amid the topmost stocks in today’s market is American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP). American Electric Power Co., Inc. had a market cap of 28909.3, indicating that it has a good hold on the market value of the shares outstanding. The current market cap of American Electric Power Co., Inc. exhibits the basic determinant of asset allocation and risk-return parameters for its stocks.

The P/E of American Electric Power Co., Inc. is currently valued at 16.5 allowing its investors to analyze the company’s stock valuation and its shares relative to the income of the company that it makes. With the constructive P/E value of American Electric Power Co., Inc., the investors are able to forecast the positive earnings growth of the company.

The forward P/E of American Electric Power Co., Inc. is at 15.87 signifying the uses of estimated net earnings over the next 12 months. Investors will be getting a good grip in comparing the current earnings of the company to estimated future earnings.

With its low price-to-sales ratio of 1.71, the company is evidently a better investment since the investors are paying a lower amount for each unit of sales. However, the company sales do not necessarily expose the entire picture, as it might be unprofitable with a low P/S ratio.

The price-to-book ratio of 1.63 for American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) implies that investors are highly hopeful for the organization to create more value from the given set of assets. The market value of the firm’s assets are considerably higher in contrast to their accounting value. The current P/B amount of American Electric Power Co., Inc. best indicates the value approach in differentiating good from the bad. The ratio also provides a clue to how much investors are paying for what would be left if the company went bankrupt immediately.

The target payout ratio for American Electric Power Co., Inc. is currently measuring at 43.40%, outlining what size the company’s dividends should be. It also demonstrates a stable dividend policy for American Electric Power Co., Inc. connected to the long-run, with viable earnings.

The EPS for American Electric Power Co., Inc. is valued at 3.57 with an EPS growth this year at 9.90%. The company’s EPS growth for the following year is valued at -0.46%, indicating an EPS value of 2.40% for the past 5 years, and an EPS value of 4.57% for the coming five years.

American Electric Power Co., Inc.’s sales for the past 5 years rolls at 4.80%, exhibiting an EPS growth from quarter-to-quarter at 5.10%. The sales growth of the company is 6.50% at the moment, indicating the average sales volume of the company’s products and services that have typically improved year-to-year.

Company’s existing stock price is at 58.54 with a change in price of -0.61%. As of now, the target price for the company is measuring at 62.3. American Electric Power Co., Inc.’s ROA is rolling at 4.00%, following the ROI of 6.20%. Quick and current ratio is valued at 0.5 and 0.6 respectively.

Disclaimer:  Outlined statistics and information communicated in the above editorial are merely a work of the authors. They do not ponder or echo the certified policy or position of any business stakeholders, financial specialists, or economic analysts. Specimens laid down on the editorial above are only cases with information collected from various sources. The authority will not be liable for anyone who makes stock portfolio or financial decisions as per the editorial, which is based only on limited and open source information. Conclusions from the analysis of the editorial shall not depict the position of any analysts or financial professionals.
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