American Electric Power Company Inc (AEP) : Stock Yards Bank Trust Co reduced its stake in American Electric Power Company Inc by 0.63% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 4,102 shares of American Electric Power Company Inc which is valued at $255,555 after selling 26 shares in American Electric Power Company Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016.American Electric Power Company Inc makes up approximately 0.04% of Stock Yards Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Creative Planning boosted its stake in AEP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,890 additional shares and now holds a total of 60,551 shares of American Electric Power Company Inc which is valued at $3,714,198. American Electric Power Company Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Creative Planning’s portfolio. Arvest Bank Trust Division added AEP to its portfolio by purchasing 3,832 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $236,779. American Electric Power Company Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Arvest Bank Trust Division’s portfolio.
American Electric Power Company Inc closed down -0.23 points or -0.37% at $62.3 with 24,90,069 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $62.25, the shares hit an intraday low of $61.97 and an intraday high of $62.835 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, American Electric Power Company Inc reported $0.95 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.90. The company had revenue of $3900.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3981.30 million. The company’s revenue was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.88 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on American Electric Power Company Inc. Shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Oct 13, 2016 to “Sector Perform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 67 from a previous price target of $72 .American Electric Power Company Inc was Downgraded by Jefferies to ” Hold” on Sep 20, 2016. American Electric Power Company Inc was Upgraded by Goldman to ” Buy” on Jul 26, 2016.
American Electric Power Company Inc. is a utility holding company. It operates in five segments. The vertically integrated utilities segment generates transmits and distributes electricity through AEP Generating Company Appalachian Power Company Indiana Michigan Power Company Kingsport Power Company Kentucky Power Company Public Service Company of Oklahoma Southwestern Electric Power Company and Wheeling Power Company. The Transmission and Distribution Utilities segment transmits and distributes electricity through Ohio Power Company AEP Texas Central Company and AEP Texas North Company. The Generation & Marketing segments subsidiaries consist of nonutility generating assets a wholesale energy trading and marketing business and a retail supply and energy management business. AEP Transmission Holdco is a holding company for AEPs transmission joint ventures and AEP Transmission Company LLC. The AEP River Operations segment transports liquid coal and dry bulk commodities.