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American Electric Power Co Inc AEP Stock Quote

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NASDAQ: AEP

Last close prices updated as of Feb 03, 2023, 4:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 92.11
  • Sector Utilities
  • Industry Utilities - Regulated Electric
  • Investment Style Large Value
  • Day Range 90.98  –  94.09
  • Year Range 80.30  –  105.60
  • Market Cap 47.3320 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 2.6 Mil /  3.1 Mil
  • Price / Sales 2.50
  • Price / Book 1.95
  • Forward Div Yield 3.60%
  • Trailing Div Yield 4.34%

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AEP Well Positioned to Support Clean Energy Transition

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American Electric Power operates numerous utilities, providing investors protection from any one adverse regulatory ruling.

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Company Profile AEP

Business Description

American Electric Power is one of the largest regulated utilities in the United States, providing electricity generation, transmission, and distribution to more than 5 million customers in 11 states. About 43% of AEP's of capacity is coal, with the remainder from a mix of natural gas (27%), renewable energy and hydro (19%), nuclear (7%), and demand response (4%). Vertically integrated utilities, transmission and distribution, and generation and marketing support earnings.

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1 Riverside Plaza
Columbus, OH, 43215-2373
Industry Utilities - Regulated Electric
Employees 16,688

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FAQs for American Electric Power Co Inc Stock

Yes. AEP has a forward dividend yield of 3.60%. See AEP’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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AEP’s market cap is 47.33 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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AEP’s stock style is Large Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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AEP’s price/sales is 2.50.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

AEP’s price/forward earnings is 17.39.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

AEP’s price/book is 1.95.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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AEP’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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