The trading price of Aegon N.V. (NYSE:AEG) floating higher at last check on Wednesday, Apr 07, closing at $4.81, 0.73% higher than its previous close.
Traders who pay close attention to intraday price movement should know that it has been fluctuating between $4.8200 and $4.8600. The company’s P/E ratio in the trailing 12-month period was 1202.5, while its 5Y monthly beta was 1.41. In examining the 52-week price action we see that the stock hit a 52-week high of $5.11 and a 52-week low of $2.1. Over the past month, the stock has suffered -1.84% in value.
On the technical side, indicators suggest AEG has a 100% Buy on average for the short term. According to the data of the stock’s medium term indicators, the stock is currently averaging as a 100% Buy, while an average of long term indicators suggests that the stock is currently 100% Buy.
Here is the average analyst rating on the stock as represented by 1.00 to 5.00, with the extremes of 1.00 and 5.00 suggesting the stock should be considered as either strong buy or strong sell respectively. The number of analysts that have assigned AEG a recommendation rating is 17. Out of them, 8 rate it a Hold, while 3 recommend Buy, whereas none assign an Outperform rating. 2 analyst(s) have tagged Aegon N.V. (AEG) as Underperform, while 4 advise Sell. Analysts have rated the stock Hold, likely urging investors to take advantage of the opportunity to add to their holdings of the company’s shares.
If we dig deeper into the stock’s outlook, we see that the stock’s PEG is 31.32, which symbolizes a positive outlook. A quick review shows that AEG’s price is currently 0.74% off the SMA20 and 4.39% off the SMA50. The RSI metric on the 14-day chart is currently showing 54.97, and weekly volatility stands at 1.65%. When measured over the past 30 days, the indicator reaches 2.07%. Aegon N.V. (NYSE:AEG)’s beta value is currently sitting at 1.41, while the Average True Range indicator is currently displaying 0.13. With analysts defining $2.94-$5.94 as the low and high price targets, we arrive at a consensus price target of $4.43 for the trailing 12-month period. The current price is about -39.26% off the estimated low and 22.73% off the forecast high, based on this estimate. Investors will be thrilled if AEG’s share price rises to $4.35, which is the median consensus price. At that level, AEG’s share price would be -10.12% above current price.
To see how Aegon N.V. stock has been performing today in comparison to its peers in the industry, here are the numbers: AEG stock’s performance was +0.73% at last check in today’s session, and +112.83% in the past year, while Cigna Corp (CI) has been trading +0.18% in recent session and positioned +45.95% higher than it was a year ago. Another comparable company Prudential Public Ltd Company (PUK) saw its stock trading 0.95% higher in today’s session but was up +89.95% in a year. Furthermore, Metlife Inc (MET) showed an increase of 0.73% today while its price kept rising at 112.83% over the past year. Aegon N.V. has a P/E ratio of 1202.5, compared to Cigna Corp’s 10.34 and Prudential Public Ltd Company’s 26.3. Also during today’s trading, the S&P 500 Index has surged 0.16%, while the Dow Jones Industrial also saw a positive session, up +0.01% today.
An evaluation of the daily trading volume of Aegon N.V. (NYSE:AEG) indicates that the 3-month average is 2.46 Million. However, this figure has declined over the past 10 days to an average of 2.04 Million.
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Currently, records show that 2.11 Billion of the company’s shares remain outstanding. According to Thomson Reuters data, insiders hold 0% of outstanding shares, whereas institutions hold 8.15%. The stats also highlight that short interest as of March 14, 2021, stood at 2.06 Million shares, resulting in a short ratio of 0.85 at that time. From this, we can conclude that short interest is 0.1% of the company’s total outstanding shares. It is noteworthy that short shares in March were down slightly from the previous month’s figure, which was 2.71 Million. However, since the stock’s price has seen +21.77% year-to-date, investors’ interest is likely to be reignited due to its potential to move even higher.