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How to buy Aarons stock

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Aarons Inc
NYSE: AAN - USD
$15.06
- $0.07 ( - 0.46%)
RENTAL & LEASING SERVICES

Aarons is a rental & leasing services business based in the US. Aarons shares (AAN) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Aarons employs 9,170 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2.1 billion.

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Aarons stock price (NYSE: AAN)

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Aarons shares at a glance

Information last updated 2023-02-08.
Latest market close$15.05
52-week range$7.58 - $23.04
50-day moving average $12.95
200-day moving average $13.84
Wall St. target price$12.92
PE ratio 27.3273
Dividend yield $0.438 (2.97%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.55

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Aarons price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $15.05 from 2023-02-08

1 week (2023-01-29) N/A
1 month (2023-01-05) N/A
3 months (2022-11-07) 52.95%
6 months (2022-08-05) 12.99%
1 year (2022-02-09) -31.78%
2 years (2021-02-09) -26.64%
3 years (2020-02-05) N/A
5 years (2018-02-05) N/A

Is Aarons stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Aarons stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Aarons's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Aarons's P/E ratio

Aarons's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 27x. In other words, Aarons shares trade at around 27x recent earnings.

That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29).

Aarons's PEG ratio

Aarons's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.35. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Aarons's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Aarons's EBITDA

Aarons's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $240.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Aarons's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Aarons financials

Revenue TTM $2.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 7.57%
Gross profit TTM $1.2 billion
Return on assets TTM 6.02%
Return on equity TTM 2.37%
Profit margin 0.8%
Book value $22.86
Market capitalisation $462.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Aarons share dividends

23%

Dividend payout ratio: 22.84% of net profits

Recently Aarons has paid out, on average, around 22.84% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.97% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Aarons shareholders could enjoy a 2.97% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Aarons's case, that would currently equate to about $0.438 per share.

While Aarons's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Aarons is investing more in its future growth.

Aarons's most recent dividend payout was on 4 January 2023. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 13 December 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Aarons's shares ever split?

Aarons's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 15 April 2010. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Aarons shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Aarons shares which in turn could have impacted Aarons's share price.

Aarons share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Aarons's shares have ranged in value from as little as $7.5757 up to $23.043. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AAN.US volatility(beta: 1.12)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Aarons's is 1.1151. This would suggest that Aarons's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Aarons overview

The Aaron's Company, Inc. provides lease-to-own and purchase solutions. The company engages in direct-to-consumer sales and lease ownership of furniture, appliances, electronics, computers, and accessories through company-operated and franchised stores in the United States and Canada, as well as its e-commerce platform. It also manufactures and supplies bedding and upholstered furniture. As of October 19, 2022, the company operated approximately 1,300 company-operated and franchised stores. The company was formerly known as Aaron's SpinCo, Inc. The Aaron's Company, Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Aarons is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 3.155% of Aarons shares are held by insiders and 88.564% by institutions.
How many people work for Aarons?
Latest data suggests 9,170 work at Aarons.
When does the fiscal year end for Aarons?
Aarons's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Aarons based?
Aarons's address is: 400 Galleria Parkway SE, Atlanta, GA, United States, 30339-3182

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