AerCap Holdings (NYSE:AER) Given Consensus Rating of “Moderate Buy” by Analysts

AerCap Holdings (NYSE:AERGet Rating) has earned a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” from the ten analysts that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $69.00.

Several analysts recently weighed in on AER shares. Susquehanna Bancshares lowered their price objective on AerCap from $75.00 to $70.00 in a report on Wednesday, May 18th. Susquehanna decreased their target price on AerCap from $75.00 to $70.00 in a research note on Wednesday, May 18th. Barclays decreased their target price on AerCap from $72.00 to $58.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 13th. StockNews.com upgraded AerCap from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 11th. Finally, Stephens decreased their target price on AerCap to $68.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, May 18th.

AerCap Stock Up 0.4 %

Shares of AerCap stock opened at $43.49 on Monday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.32, a current ratio of 0.32 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.17. The firm has a market cap of $10.67 billion, a P/E ratio of -13.76, a P/E/G ratio of 0.82 and a beta of 2.09. AerCap has a fifty-two week low of $37.20 and a fifty-two week high of $71.38. The business has a 50-day moving average price of $43.74 and a 200 day moving average price of $47.98.

AerCap (NYSE:AERGet Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 11th. The financial services provider reported $1.91 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.46. The firm had revenue of $1.57 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.65 billion. AerCap had a positive return on equity of 12.31% and a negative net margin of 17.91%. AerCap’s quarterly revenue was up 27.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $2.39 earnings per share. On average, sell-side analysts forecast that AerCap will post 6.83 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On AerCap

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust acquired a new position in shares of AerCap during the fourth quarter worth approximately $26,000. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. lifted its position in AerCap by 71.0% in the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 848 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $35,000 after purchasing an additional 352 shares during the period. Ossiam acquired a new stake in AerCap in the second quarter worth approximately $55,000. Exchange Traded Concepts LLC lifted its position in AerCap by 276.1% in the first quarter. Exchange Traded Concepts LLC now owns 1,493 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $75,000 after purchasing an additional 1,096 shares during the period. Finally, UMB Bank N A MO acquired a new stake in AerCap in the fourth quarter worth approximately $112,000. 98.30% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

AerCap Company Profile

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AerCap Holdings N.V. engages in the lease, financing, sale, and management of commercial flight equipment in China, Hong Kong, Macau, the United States, Ireland, and internationally. The company offers aircraft asset management services, such as remarketing aircraft and engines; collecting rental and maintenance rent payments, monitoring aircraft maintenance, monitoring and enforcing contract compliance, and accepting delivery and redelivery of aircraft and engines; and conducting ongoing lessee financial performance reviews.

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