American Equity Investment Life Holding (AEL) is around the top of the Insurance - Life industry according to InvestorsObserver. AEL received an overall rating of 49, which means that it scores higher than 49 percent of all stocks. American Equity Investment Life Holding also achieved a score of 81 in the Insurance - Life industry, putting it above 81 percent of Insurance - Life stocks. Insurance - Life is ranked 74 out of the 148 industries.
What do These Ratings Mean?
Searching for the best stocks to invest in can be difficult. There are thousands of options and it can be confusing on what actually constitutes a great value. Investors Observer allows you to choose from eight unique metrics to view the top industries and the best performing stocks in that industry. A score of 49 would rank higher than 49 percent of all stocks.
Our proprietary scoring system captures technical factors, fundamental analysis and the opinions of analysts on Wall Street. This makes InvestorsObserver’s overall rating a great way to get started, regardless of your investing style. Percentile-ranked scores are also easy to understand. A score of 100 is the top and a 0 is the bottom. There’s no need to try to remember what is “good” for a bunch of complicated ratios, just pay attention to which numbers are the highest.
What's Happening With American Equity Investment Life Holding Stock Today?
American Equity Investment Life Holding (AEL) stock is down -0.3% while the S&P 500 is up 0.12% as of 3:14 PM on Friday, Oct 23. AEL has fallen -$0.08 from the previous closing price of $26.85 on volume of 1,950,210 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 has risen 14.86% while AEL is up 10.16%. AEL earned $2.61 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.25.