Aegon N.V. (NYSE: AEG) is -14.09% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $3.76 and a high of $5.89 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 $4.27 in the last trading session, with the day’s gains setting it 0.06% off its average median price target of $5.84 for the next 12 months. It is also 39.86% off the consensus price target high of $7.20 offered by 15 analysts, but current levels are -13.95% lower than the price target low of $3.80 for the same period.
Currently trading at $4.33, the stock is -14.96% and -17.68% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 5.65 million and changing 1.41% at the moment leaves the stock -8.71% off its SMA200. AEG registered -5.25% loss for a year compared to 6-month gain of -6.07%.
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The stock witnessed a -21.56% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a -12.88%, and is -14.09% down 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 3.79% over the week and 2.04% over the month.
Aegon N.V. (AEG) has around 20000 employees, a market worth around $9.77B and $-18817.00M in sales. Current P/E ratio is 20.42 and Fwd P/E is 9.62. Distance from 52-week low is 15.31% and -26.49% 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 “Overweight”. 15 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 2.50, where 6 rate it as a Hold and 2 think it is a “Overweight”. 5 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 2 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Aegon N.V. is expected to release its quarterly report on 05/17/2023.The EPS is expected to shrink by -45.10% this year
Aegon N.V. (AEG) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 2.03B, and float is at 1.78B with Short Float at 0.06%.
Aegon N.V. (AEG): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) that is trading -64.41% down over the past 12 months and Prudential plc (PUK) that is -3.76% lower over the same period. MetLife Inc. (MET) is -11.68% down on the 1-year trading charts.