(NYSE:AES) AES Corp Increase 52 Week High Record


October 3rd, 2018

With markets going up AES Corp closed Saturday up 0.69%, a $0.10 increase to close on $14.53. Furthermore it hit a new 52 week high of $14.73. The next earnings report is expected in approximately 27 days.

AES outperformed the rest of the Utilities sector which went down 1.23% today.

AES Corp is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 253 stocks that increased today. Weighted by market cap, AES represents about 0.03% of the S&P 500.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Wednesday with a majority of the sectors trending down. Energy saw the biggest increase of the day (0.82%), while Utilities saw the biggest drop (1.23%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 20%. The biggest loss this year has been the Consumer Staples sector falling 6.02%.

Financials saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -0.20%, as it went up 0.82%. Utilities and Healthcare saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Utilities with a drop of 1.23%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Energy went up with a 0.82% change.
  • Financials went up with a 0.82% change.
  • Industrials went up with a 0.45% change.
  • Information Technology went up with a 0.34% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 0.28% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -0.23% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went down with a -0.43% change.
  • Materials went down with a -0.76% change.
  • Real Estate went down with a -0.98% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -1.06% change.
  • Utilities went down with a -1.23% change.

AES Corporation is based in Arlington County, United States of America. was founded in 1981.

AES Corp Info

The AES Corporation operates as a diversified power generation and utility company. It owns and/or operates power plants to generate and sell power to customers, such as utilities, industrial users, and other intermediaries. The company also owns and/or operates utilities to generate or purchase, distribute, transmit, and sell electricity to end-user customers in the residential, commercial, industrial, and governmental sectors; and generates and sells electricity on the wholesale market. It uses a range of fuels to generate electricity, including natural gas, coal, pet coke, diesel, and oil, as well as renewables, such as hydro, solar, wind, energy storage, biomass, and landfill gas. The company owns and/or operates a generation portfolio of approximately 34,905 megawatts. It has operations in the United States, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia. The company was formerly known as Applied Energy Services, Inc. and changed its name to The AES Corporation in April 2000. The AES Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

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