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American Equity Investment Life

(NYSE: AEL)
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+0.22 (+0.75%)
as of Dec 6, 2019

Last 29.68
Change +0.22 (+0.75%)
Open 29.94
Prev. Close 29.46
Today's Range
29.68
30.20
52wk Range
20.16
33.57
Volume 786,200
Avg Volume 525,180
Sector SIC-6311 Life Insurance

Perfomance Comparison

Name Today 3-Month 1-Year
AEL +0.75% +23.05% -4.32%
DJIA +1.22% +4.18% +12.30%
S&P 500 +0.91% +5.65% +16.69%

Key Statistics

Annual EPS 0.87
Dividend Yield 1.02%
P/E Ratio 5.27
Market Capitalization, $K 2,682,220
Weighted Alpha +4.30
Standard Deviation +0.66
Profit Margin 4.90%
Beta 2.03

Growth Rates

YTD +6.23%
1-Year -3.39%
3-Year +28.76%
5-Year +7.03%
10-Year +298.92%

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Recent Headlines

American Equity Declares Annual Cash Dividend on

BusinessWire via COMTEX - Fri Nov 22, 04:15PM EST
American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (NYSE: AEL), a leading issuer of fixed index and fixed rate annuities, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared an annual cash dividend of $0.30 per share to owners o(full story)
AEL: 29.68 (+0.22)

AM Best Assigns Issue Credit Rating to American Equity

BusinessWire via COMTEX - Tue Nov 19, 03:05PM EST
AM Best has assigned a Long-Term Issue Credit Rating (Long-Term IR) of "bb" to the $400 million 5.95%, perpetual, non-cumulative preferred stock recently issued by American Equity Investment Life Holding Company [NYSE: AEL] (AEL) (full story)
AEL: 29.68 (+0.22)

13.4% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Amer Equity

Comtex SmarTrend(R) via COMTEX - Tue Nov 19, 12:26AM EST
SmarTrend identified an Uptrend for Amer Equity Invt (NYSE:AEL) on October 28th, 2019 at $25.11. In approximately 3 weeks, Amer Equity Invt has returned 13.36% as of today's recent price of $28.46.(full story)
AEL: 29.68 (+0.22)

American Equity Prices $400 Million Public Offering of

BusinessWire via COMTEX - Thu Nov 14, 05:43PM EST
American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (NYSE: AEL) ("American Equity" or the "Company") announced today that it has priced a public offering of 16 million depositary shares, each of which represents a 1/1,000th interest i(full story)
AEL: 29.68 (+0.22)

American Equity Announces Proposed Public Offering of

BusinessWire via COMTEX - Tue Nov 12, 04:23PM EST
American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (NYSE: AEL) ("American Equity" or the "Company") announced today that it intends to launch a public offering of depositary shares, each of which represents a 1/1,000th interest in a (full story)
AEL: 29.68 (+0.22)