One of the S&P 500’s big winners for Friday January 29 was AES Corp. (AES) as the company’s stock climbed 4.31% to $9.44 on volume of 5.73 million shares.
The stock opened at $9.12 and saw an intraday low of $9.11 and an intraday high of $9.51. All told, the day saw a per-share gain of $0.39. The stock’s average daily volume of 6.37 million and 672.86 million shares outstanding. AES Corp. now has a 50-day SMA is $9.31 and 200-day SMA is $11.40, and it has a 52-week high of $14.02 and a 52-week low of $8.22.
The AES Corporation is a power generation and utility company. The Company operates in two business lines; Generation & Utilities; through its six market-oriented Strategic Business Units in United States, Andes, Brazil, MCAC, EMEA and Asia.
Based out of Arlington, VA, AES Corp. has 18,500 employees and, after today’s trading, reached a market cap of $6.35 billion. The stock’s P/E Ratio is 10.8. Its P/S ratio is 0.53, P/B ratio is 1.78, and P/FCF ratio is -12.3.
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