AerCap Holdings (NYSE:AER – Get Rating) has received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eleven brokerages that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year target price among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $70.25.
AER has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Stephens lowered their price target on shares of AerCap to $68.00 and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, May 18th. Susquehanna Bancshares lowered their target price on shares of AerCap from $75.00 to $70.00 in a research note on Wednesday, May 18th. Susquehanna lowered their target price on shares of AerCap from $75.00 to $70.00 in a research note on Wednesday, May 18th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of AerCap from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 18th. Finally, Barclays lowered their target price on shares of AerCap from $78.00 to $72.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, March 31st.
NYSE:AER opened at $49.00 on Friday. AerCap has a fifty-two week low of $40.98 and a fifty-two week high of $71.38. The stock has a market capitalization of $12.02 billion, a P/E ratio of -18.56, a P/E/G ratio of 0.37 and a beta of 2.16. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.32, a quick ratio of 0.37 and a current ratio of 0.31. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is $49.03 and its 200-day simple moving average is $57.05.
AerCap (NYSE:AER – Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 17th. The financial services provider reported $2.23 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.39 by $0.84. AerCap had a negative net margin of 20.75% and a positive return on equity of 12.47%. The business had revenue of $1.79 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.97 billion. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.93 EPS. The company’s revenue was up 63.5% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, research analysts forecast that AerCap will post 6.58 EPS for the current year.
Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of AER. Exchange Traded Concepts LLC purchased a new position in shares of AerCap during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $26,000. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust purchased a new position in AerCap during the fourth quarter valued at $26,000. PYA Waltman Capital LLC acquired a new stake in shares of AerCap in the fourth quarter valued at about $33,000. CWM LLC acquired a new stake in shares of AerCap in the fourth quarter valued at about $43,000. Finally, Spire Wealth Management purchased a new stake in shares of AerCap during the fourth quarter worth about $69,000. 96.32% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
AerCap Company Profile (Get Rating)
AerCap Holdings N.V. engages in the lease, financing, sale, and management of commercial flight equipment in China, Hong Kong, Macau, the United States, Ireland, and internationally. The company offers aircraft asset management services, such as remarketing aircraft and engines; collecting rental and maintenance rent payments, monitoring aircraft maintenance, monitoring and enforcing contract compliance, and accepting delivery and redelivery of aircraft and engines; and conducting ongoing lessee financial performance reviews.
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