Shares of the company are trading at $5.42 which is just over the 50 day moving average of $4.98 and just above the 200 day moving average of $5.29. The 50 day moving average went up by +8.93% and the 200 day average was up $0.13. Trading volume for AEGON N.V. was 1,467K by the end of trading on Thursday. Trading volume was up 41.75% over the stocks average daily volume.
Here are a few other firms who have also updated their positions. Proficio Capital Partners LLC downsized its position by shedding 91 shares a decrease of 1.0% in the quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC owns 8,600 shares valued at $43,000. The value of the position overall is down by 10.4%. Morgan Stanley bolstered its holdings by buying 1,718 shares an increase of 0.6% as of 03/31/2017. Morgan Stanley currently owns 300,535 shares with a value of $1,542,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 6.7%.
As of the end of the quarter Goldman Sachs Group Inc had bought 29,026 shares growing its holdings by 3.7%. The value of the investment in AEG decreased from $4,382,000 to $4,214,000 decreasing 3.8% quarter over quarter. As of quarter end Hightower Advisors, LLC had acquired a total of 7,168 shares growing its position 4.1%. The value of the company’s investment in AEGON N.V. went from $951,000 to $928,000 a change of 2.4% for the reporting period.
On December 1, 2016 the stock rating was changed to a “Hold” by ING which was a cut from the previous “Buy” rating. On October 13 the company was downgraded to “Hold” from “Buy” in a statement from Societe Generale.
On June 29 the stock rating was downgraded from “” to “Underweight” in an announcement from Barclays. On June 28 the company was rated “Neutral” according to a JP Morgan report which is down from the previous “” rating.
On January 20 the stock rating was upgraded to “Buy” from “Hold” in a report from ING Group. On December 10 the company was set at “Sector Perform” in a report from RBC Capital down from the previous “Outperform” rating.
The company is trading down from yesterday’s close of $5.5. AEGON N.V. recently declared a dividend for shareholders that was paid on Fri Jun 23, 2017. The dividend was $0.073 per share for the quarter or $0.29 on an annualized basis. This dividend amount represented a yeild of $5.36. The ex-dividend date was Monday the 22nd of May 2017.
The company’s P/E ratio is 18.01 and market cap is 11.06B.
Aegon N.V., incorporated in 1983, is an international life insurance, pensions and asset management company. The Business’s segments include the Americas, which includes the United States, Mexico and Brazil; the Netherlands; the United Kingdom; Central & Eastern Europe; Spain & Portugal; Asia, and Aegon Asset Management..