Headlines about American International Group (NYSE:AIG) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. American International Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the insurance provider an impact score of 45.8746465507322 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern’s rankings:
Shares of American International Group (AIG) traded down $0.04 during trading on Friday, hitting $59.51. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 3,383,985 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,700,447. American International Group has a 12 month low of $57.90 and a 12 month high of $67.47. The company has a market capitalization of $53,497.05, a P/E ratio of 23.71, a P/E/G ratio of 1.96 and a beta of 1.17. The company has a quick ratio of 0.26, a current ratio of 0.26 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.43.
American International Group (NYSE:AIG) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The insurance provider reported ($1.22) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.23 by ($2.45). American International Group had a positive return on equity of 3.43% and a negative net margin of 5.07%. The firm had revenue of $12.67 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $12.05 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.23 earnings per share. equities research analysts expect that American International Group will post 2.76 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 8th will be paid a $0.32 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 7th. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.15%. American International Group’s payout ratio is -51.00%.
Several research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Wells Fargo & Company reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $75.00 price objective on shares of American International Group in a report on Sunday, October 1st. Buckingham Research initiated coverage on shares of American International Group in a research report on Monday, September 11th. They set an “underperform” rating and a $52.00 target price for the company. ValuEngine downgraded shares of American International Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 11th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $74.00 price objective on shares of American International Group in a research report on Wednesday. Finally, UBS reduced their target price on American International Group from $65.00 to $64.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, September 19th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating, nine have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $67.70.
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American International Group Company Profile
American International Group, Inc is a global insurance company. The Company provides a range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products and other financial services to commercial and individual customers. Its segments include Commercial Insurance, Consumer Insurance, Other Operations and Legacy Portfolio.
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