Aercap Holdings NV (NYSE:AER) 2017 Q4 Sentiment Report

May 17, 2018 - By Christine Ryals

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Sentiment for Aercap Holdings NV (NYSE:AER)

Aercap Holdings NV (NYSE:AER) institutional sentiment increased to 1.22 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.23, from 0.99 in 2017Q3. The ratio has improved, as 144 institutional investors started new and increased stock positions, while 118 cut down and sold their equity positions in Aercap Holdings NV. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now have: 129.93 million shares, down from 133.30 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Aercap Holdings NV in their top 10 stock positions decreased from 16 to 14 for a decrease of 2. Sold All: 22 Reduced: 96 Increased: 103 New Position: 41.

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 $8.17 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 8.63 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.

The stock decreased 0.50% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $55.52. About 275,390 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 $217.79 million for 9.38 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.

Dalal Street Llc holds 11.01% of its portfolio in AerCap Holdings N.V. for 807,721 shares. Donald Smith & Co. Inc. owns 8.43 million shares or 10.72% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Greenlight Capital Inc has 9.34% invested in the company for 9.77 million shares. The New York-based Raffles Associates Lp has invested 6.51% in the stock. Jacobs Asset Management Llc, a New York-based fund reported 567,500 shares.

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

Ratings analysis reveals 60% of Aercap Holdings’s analysts are positive. Out of 5 Wall Street analysts rating Aercap Holdings, 3 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $49 while the high is $76.0. The stock’s average target of $63.60 is 14.55% above today’s ($55.52) share price. AER was included in 7 notes of analysts from December 8, 2017. Morgan Stanley maintained AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) on Thursday, April 12 with “Underweight” rating. On Friday, December 8 the stock rating was initiated by Citigroup with “Hold”. The firm earned “Underweight” rating on Tuesday, February 20 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Thursday, February 15. On Wednesday, February 14 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, May 4 by Deutsche Bank.

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