Stock Price of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (AEP) Increases 1.68%

Stock price performance of American Electric Power Company, Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 6.73% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -3.53% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 1.89% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of American Electric Power Company, Inc. has a negative value of -5.18 compared to overall market performance. For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.09% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.3%.The 200 Day SMA reached 1.43%

American Electric Power Company, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 62.02 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) has climbed 1.68% in the past week and advanced 1.41% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.56% and the outperformance has advanced to 0.51% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jun 10, 2016, Mark C Mccullough (Executive Vice President) purchased 4,489 shares at 63.43 per share price.On May 6, 2016, Robert P Powers (Executive Vice President, COO) sold 1,046 shares at 65.39 per share price.On Feb 3, 2016, Lionel L Iii Nowell (director) sold 8,209 shares at 62.00 per share price.

American Electric Power Company Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 26, 2017. The company reported $0.67 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.13. Analyst had a consensus of $0.54. The company had revenue of $3.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3442.77 million. The companys revenue was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.48 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.American Electric Power Company Inc was Upgraded by Wells Fargo to Outperform on Jan 10, 2017. American Electric Power Company Inc was Downgraded by Guggenheim to Neutral on Jan 9, 2017.

American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $63.78 and hit $64.34 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $64.03, with a gain of 0.39% or 0.25 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,288,855 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $71.32 and the company has a market cap of $31,484 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $57.89 .

American Electric Power is a public utility holding company which owns, directly or indirectly, all of the outstanding common stock of its domestic electric utility subsidiaries and varying percentages of other subsidiaries. Substantially all of the operating revenues of AEP and its subsidiaries are derived from the furnishing of electric service. The Companys operations are divided into three business segments: Wholesale, Energy Delivery and Other.


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