Aegon N.V. (NYSE: AEG) is -2.02% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $3.76 and a high of $6.22 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The AEG stock was last observed hovering at around $4.86 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.02% off its average median price target of $5.54 for the next 12 months. It is also 29.55% off the consensus price target high of $6.87 offered by 14 analysts, but current levels are -35.96% lower than the price target low of $3.56 for the same period.
Currently trading at $4.84, the stock is 3.37% and 9.91% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 1.17 million and changing -0.41% at the moment leaves the stock 1.66% off its SMA200. AEG registered 1.26% gain for a year compared to 6-month loss of -9.36%.
The stock witnessed a 9.75% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 5.91%, and is 0.62% up over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 1.42% over the week and 2.04% over the month.
Aegon N.V. (AEG) has around 20000 employees, a market worth around $10.19B and -$18817.00M in sales. Current P/E ratio is 33.61 and Fwd P/E is 7.72. Distance from 52-week low is 28.89% and -22.19% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (3.40%).
Aegon N.V. (AEG) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Aegon N.V. (AEG) is a “Hold”. 14 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 3.00, where 6 rate it as a Hold and 1 think it is a “Overweight”. 4 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 3 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Aegon N.V. is expected to release its quarterly report on 02/16/2023.The EPS is expected to shrink by -49.00% this year
Aegon N.V. (AEG) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 2.03B, and float is at 1.77B with Short Float at 0.07%.
Aegon N.V. (AEG): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) that is trading -45.89% down over the past 12 months and Prudential plc (PUK) that is -40.36% lower over the same period. MetLife Inc. (MET) is 21.09% up on the 1-year trading charts.