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American Eagle Outfitters Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for AEO

Based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for American Eagle Outfitters Inc.
Min Forecast
$26.00-4.69%
Avg Forecast
$30.00+9.97%
Max Forecast
$37.00+35.63%

Should I buy or sell AEO stock?

Based on 8 analysts offering ratings for American Eagle Outfitters Inc.
Buy
Strong Buy
1 analysts 12.5%
Buy
2 analysts 25%
Hold
5 analysts 62.5%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

AEO stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
Morgan Stanley
Top 37%
64
HoldMaintains$29.00+6.30%2021-11-29
CFRA
Top 2%
99
HoldDowngrades$28.00+2.64%2021-09-09
Telsey Advisory Group
Bottom 9%
9
HoldMaintains$31.00+13.64%2021-09-03
CFRA
Bottom 38%
38
BuyMaintains$37.00+35.63%2021-09-02
Wedbush
Top 25%
76
HoldDowngradesN/AN/A2021-08-12
Anonymous
Morgan Stanley
HoldMaintains$27.00-1.03%2021-04-16
RBC Capital
Top 18%
83
BuyUpgrades$30.00+9.97%2021-01-25
BMO Capital
Top 5%
96
HoldMaintains$26.00-4.69%2021-01-22
Deutsche Bank
Top 35%
66
Strong BuyMaintains$29.00+6.30%2021-01-22

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Forecast return on equity

Is AEO forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
27.77%
Industry
46.05%
Market
37.06%
AEO's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (27.77%); analysts are confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is AEO forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
10.34%
Industry
14.94%
AEO is forecast to generate lower Return on Assets (10.34%) than the US Apparel Retail industry average (14.94%)
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AEO earnings per share forecast

What is AEO's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$2.20-1.35%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$2.38+6.73%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$2.30+3.14%
AEO's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 2.7% per year, which is not exceptional
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AEO revenue forecast

What is AEO's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$5.1B+5.41%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$5.5B+13.93%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$5.8B+20.22%
AEO's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 6.52% per year, which is not exceptional
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AEO earnings growth forecast

How is AEO forecast to perform vs Apparel Retail companies and vs the US market?
Company
2.7%
Industry
14.64%
Market
14.37%
AEO's earnings are forecast to grow slower (2.7% per year) than the US Apparel Retail industry average (14.64%)
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AEO's earnings are forecast to grow slower (2.7% per year) than the US market average (14.37%)
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AEO's earnings are forecast to grow faster (2.7% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.4%)
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AEO revenue growth forecast

How is AEO forecast to perform vs Apparel Retail companies and vs the US market?
Company
6.52%
Industry
6.19%
Market
10.03%
AEO's revenues are forecast to grow faster (6.52% per year) than the US Apparel Retail industry average (6.19%)
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AEO's revenues are forecast to grow slower (6.52% per year) than the US market average (10.03%)
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American Eagle Outfitters Stock Forecast FAQ

Is American Eagle Outfitters Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 8 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: AEO) stock is to Buy AEO stock.

Out of 8 analysts, 1 (12.5%) are recommending AEO as a Strong Buy, 2 (25%) are recommending AEO as a Buy, 5 (62.5%) are recommending AEO as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending AEO as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending AEO as a Strong Sell.

What is AEO's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: AEO) American Eagle Outfitters's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 2.7% is not forecast to beat the US Apparel Retail industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 14.64%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 14.37%.

American Eagle Outfitters's earnings in 2021 is $372,733,000.On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast AEO's earnings for 2022 to be $370,967,654, with the lowest AEO earnings forecast at $359,164,138, and the highest AEO earnings forecast at $381,084,954. On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast AEO's earnings for 2023 to be $401,319,553, with the lowest AEO earnings forecast at $295,087,907, and the highest AEO earnings forecast at $456,964,701.

In 2024, AEO is forecast to generate $387,829,820 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $303,518,990 and the highest earnings forecast at $470,454,434.

What is AEO's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: AEO) American Eagle Outfitters's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 6.52% is forecast to beat the US Apparel Retail industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 6.19%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 10.03%.

American Eagle Outfitters's revenue in 2021 is $4,795,142,000.On average, 6 Wall Street analysts forecast AEO's revenue for 2022 to be $852,345,062,346, with the lowest AEO revenue forecast at $844,705,152,130, and the highest AEO revenue forecast at $860,629,781,795. On average, 6 Wall Street analysts forecast AEO's revenue for 2023 to be $921,234,430,218, with the lowest AEO revenue forecast at $886,465,992,693, and the highest AEO revenue forecast at $961,649,332,683.

In 2024, AEO is forecast to generate $972,082,460,714 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $893,774,055,481 and the highest revenue forecast at $1,042,774,900,007.

What is AEO's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: AEO) forecast ROA is 10.34%, which is lower than the forecast US Apparel Retail industry average of 14.94%.

What is AEO's Price Target?

According to 7 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year AEO price target, the average AEO price target is $30.00, with the highest AEO stock price forecast at $37.00 and the lowest AEO stock price forecast at $26.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that American Eagle Outfitters's share price could stay at $30.00 by Nov 29, 2022. The average American Eagle Outfitters stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current AEO share price of $27.28.

What is AEO's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: AEO) American Eagle Outfitters's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $2.23. On average, analysts forecast that AEO's EPS will be $2.20 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $2.13, and the highest EPS forecast at $2.26. On average, analysts forecast that AEO's EPS will be $2.38 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $1.75, and the highest EPS forecast at $2.71. In 2024, AEO's EPS is forecast to hit $2.30 (min: $1.80, max: $2.79).

What is AEO's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: AEO) forecast ROE is 27.77%, which is considered strong.
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