12 analysts out of 18 Wall Street brokerage firms rate American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) as a Buy, while 0 see it as a Sell. The rest 6 describe it as a Hold. AIG stock traded higher to an intra-day high of $43.46. At one point in session, its potential discontinued and the price was down to lows at $40.7. Analysts have set AIG’s consensus price at $55.8, effectively giving it a 36.87% projection on returns. Should the projected estimates be met, then the stock will likely hit its highest price at $76 (up 86.41% from current price levels). AIG has a -9.8% ROE, lower than the 11.42% average for the industry. The average ROE for the sector is 16.43%.
It is expected that in Dec 2018 quarter AIG will have an EPS of $0.84, while that of Mar 2019 is projected at $1.22. It means that there could be a 47.37% and 17.31% growth in the two quarters respectively. Yearly earnings are expected to rise by 8.33% to about $2.6. As for the coming year, growth will be about 93.85%, lifting earnings to $5.04. RSI after the last trading period was 31.06. AIG recorded a change of -6.12% over the past week and returned -24.25% over the last three months while the AIG stock’s monthly performance revealed a shift in price of -5.8%. The year to date (YTD) performance stands at -31.57%, and the bi-yearly performance specified an activity trend of -24.42% while the shares have moved -31.2% for the past 12 months.
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) currently trades at $40.77, which is lower by -5.58% its previous price. It has a total of 888.53 million outstanding shares, with an ATR of around 1.38. The company’s stock volume rose to 9.29 million, better than 6.95 million that represents its 50-day average. A 5-day decrease of about -6.12% in its price means AIG is now -31.57% lower on year-to-date. The shares have surrendered $43362.23 since its $65.05 52-week high price recorded on 29th of January 2018. Overall, it has seen a growth rate of -31.2 over the last 12 months. The current price per share is $1.48 above the 52 week low of $39.29 set on 30th of October 2018.
American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG)’s EPS was -$0.34 as reported for the September quarter. In comparison, the same quarter a year ago had an EPS of -$1.22. That means that its growth in general now stands at -72%. Therefore, a prediction of $0.06 given by the analysts brought a negative surprise of -667%. AIG Sep 18 quarter revenue was $11.49 billion, compared to $11.75 billion recorded in same quarter last year, giving it a -2% growth rate. The company’s -$0.26 billion revenue decline that quarter surprised Wall Street and investors will need to consider this as they assess the stock.
Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) shares depreciated -9.91% over the last trading period, taking overall 5-day performance up to -6.37%. AIG’s price now at $7.64 is greater than the 50-day average of $7.45. Getting the trading period increased to 200 days, the stock price was seen at $9.01 on average. The general public currently hold control of a total of 186.52 million shares, which is the number publicly available for trading. The total of shares that it has issued to investors is 187.47 million. The company’s management holds a total of 0.2%, while institutional investors hold about 74.8% of the remaining shares. AIG share price finished last trade -5.75% below its 20 day simple moving average and its downbeat gap from 200 day simple moving average is -15.41%, while closing the session with 2.64% distance from 50 day simple moving average.
Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) shares were last observed trading -48.38% down since January 31, 2018 when the peak of $14.8 was hit. Last month’s price growth of -5.56% puts PBI performance for the year now at -31.66%. Consequently, the shares price is trending higher by 18.82%, a 52-week worst price since Oct. 29, 2018. However, it is losing value with -17.94% in the last 6 months. From a technical perspective, it appears more likely that the stock will experience a Bull Run market as a result of the strong support seen recently between $7.01 and $7.32. The immediate resistance area is now $8.25 Williams’s%R (14) for PBI moved to 97.87 while the stochastic%K points at 62.7.
PBI’s beta is 0.79; meaning investors could reap lower returns, although it also poses lower risks. The company allocated $1.01 per share from its yearly profit to its outstanding shares. Its last reported revenue is $832.86 million, which was -1% versus $842.82 million in the corresponding quarter last year. The EPS for Sep 18 quarter came in at $0.27 compared to $0.33 in the year-ago quarter and had represented -18% year-over-year earnings per share growth. PBI’s ROA is 4.3%, higher than the 4.03% industry average. Although a more robust percentage would be better, consideration is given to how well peers within the industry performed. Companies within the sector had an ROA of 13.74%.