Published: Wed, November 15, 2017
Business | By Max Garcia

Are Analysts Turning Critical? - American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO), Medtronic plc (MDT)

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Insider Trading Activity for American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 4,859,979 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $86,800,000 after buying an additional 393,844 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Majedie Asset Management Ltd bought a new stake in American Eagle Outfitters during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $18,202,000. LSV Asset Management now owns 7,302,529 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $116,329,000 after buying an additional 1,461,850 shares in the last quarter. The Volatility 12m of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. As of quarter end 1492 Capital Management LLC had disposed of a total of 925 shares trimming its holdings by 1.7%. Finally, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans lifted its stake in shares of American Eagle Outfitters by 10.6% in the 1st quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 14,893 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $210,000 after acquiring an additional 290 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 99.33% of the company's stock.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This piece was published by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. If you are accessing this news story on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of global trademark & copyright laws. American Eagle Outfitters Ne now has $2.48B valuation. (AEO) traded up $0.59 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $13.98. However, its trading capacity stayed around 4.4 million shares in normal days. The total amount of shares outstanding is 169.58 million, giving the company a market capitalization of about 2.35 billion. American Eagle Outfitters has a 1 year low of $10.23 and a 1 year high of $19.00. American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) has declined 31.50% since November 12, 2016 and is downtrending. The apparel retailer reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $845.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $823.84 million. American Eagle Outfitters had a return on equity of 18.25% and a net margin of 4.85%. The company's revenue was up 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts predict that American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. will post 1.13 earnings per share for the current year. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 6th were issued a $0.125 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, October 5th. The firm has dividend yield of 5.57% that is also considered as effective indicator. American Eagle Outfitters's dividend payout ratio is now 39.06%.

Several other analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Of those insider trades, 5,244 shares of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. were purchased and 15,401 shares were sold.

Dextera Surgical Inc. most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of -$0.09 for the September 2017 versus -$0.44 in the same quarter previous year, representing -80% growth. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.70. BMO Capital Markets set a $21.00 target price on shares of American Eagle Outfitters and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 30th.

Among 27 analysts covering American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. On September 5 FBR & Co kept the company rating at "Buy" with a current price target of $15.00. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.22, for a total value of $191,970.00. Verity Asset Management, Inc. claims 32,408 shares valued at $422,000. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. The CCI may be used to spot if a stock is entering overbought (+100) and oversold (-100) territory.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc (AEO Inc) is a specialty retailer, operating over 1,000 retail stores and online at and in the United States and internationally.

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