Could AerCap Holdings N.V. (AER) Skyrocket Even More? The Stock Just Made 52-Week High

May 17, 2018 - By Adrian Erickson

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.23, from 0.99 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 22 investors sold AerCap Holdings N.V. shares while 96 reduced holdings. 41 funds opened positions while 103 raised stakes. 129.93 million shares or 2.53% less from 133.30 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Price T Rowe Inc Md holds 4,350 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Bbva Compass National Bank & Trust has invested 0.25% in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). 11,227 were reported by Parametrica Mngmt. Regions Fincl holds 0% or 2,129 shares in its portfolio. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale invested 0.02% of its portfolio in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). Gideon Cap Advisors, a New York-based fund reported 6,319 shares. Moreover, Intrust Bancorporation Na has 0.54% invested in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). Envestnet Asset Mgmt Inc holds 0.02% in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) or 204,809 shares. Bessemer Group owns 14,122 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. The Ontario – Canada-based Manufacturers Life Ins Company The has invested 0% in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). Farmers & Merchants Incorporated stated it has 0% of its portfolio in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). Sei Invests reported 0.11% in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). Raymond James Services Inc, Florida-based fund reported 21,224 shares. Macquarie Grp Incorporated Limited has invested 0% of its portfolio in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). Ameriprise has invested 0% in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER).

The stock of AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) hit a new 52-week high and has $60.66 target or 9.00 % above today’s $55.65 share price. The 8 months bullish chart indicates low risk for the $8.19 billion company. The 1-year high was reported on May, 17 by Barchart.com. If the $60.66 price target is reached, the company will be worth $737.01 million more.
The 52-week high event is an important milestone for every stock because it shows very positive momentum and is time when buyers come in. During such notable technical setup, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful shorting or selling the stock.

The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $55.65. About 48,414 shares traded. AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) has risen 12.47% since May 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.92% the S&P500.

Analysts await AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) to report earnings on August, 2. They expect $1.48 earnings per share, down 11.38 % or $0.19 from last year’s $1.67 per share. AER’s profit will be $217.78M for 9.40 P/E if the $1.48 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.72 actual earnings per share reported by AerCap Holdings N.V. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -13.95 % negative EPS growth.

AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) Ratings Coverage

Among 5 analysts covering Aercap Holdings (NYSE:AER), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Aercap Holdings has $76.0 highest and $49 lowest target. $63.60’s average target is 14.29% above currents $55.65 stock price. Aercap Holdings had 7 analyst reports since December 8, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of AER in report on Tuesday, February 20 with “Underweight” rating. The stock of AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) earned “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, February 15. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Underweight” rating in Thursday, April 12 report. On Friday, May 4 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. The stock has “Hold” rating by Citigroup on Friday, December 8. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Wednesday, February 14.

More important recent AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Omega’s 13F Shows Increase in Ocwen (OCN), Synchrony (SYF), United (UAL), Exits Zynga (ZNGA) (More…)” on May 15, 2018, also Streetinsider.com published article titled: “Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital Enters Office Depot (ODP), Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) (more…) – 13F”, Seekingalpha.com published: “AerCap Holdings’ (AER) CEO Aengus Kelly on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 03, 2018. More interesting news about AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Tracking Mohnish Pabrai’s Portfolio – Q1 2018 Update” with publication date: May 15, 2018.

AerCap Holdings N.V., an independent aircraft leasing company, engages in the lease, financing, sale, and management of commercial aircraft and engines in China, the United States, Ireland, and internationally. The company has market cap of $8.19 billion. The firm provides aircraft asset management services, including remarketing aircraft; collecting rental and maintenance rent payments, monitoring aircraft maintenance, monitoring and enforcing contract compliance, and accepting delivery and redelivery of aircraft; and conducting ongoing lessee financial performance reviews. It has a 8.65 P/E ratio. The Company’s aircraft asset management services also comprise periodically inspecting the leased aircraft; coordinating technical modifications to aircraft to meet new lessee requirements; conducting restructurings negotiations in connection with lease defaults; repossessing aircraft; arranging and monitoring insurance coverage; registering and de-registering aircraft; arranging for aircraft and aircraft engine valuations; and providing market research services.

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