How to buy Ameriprise Financial shares | $191.74

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Ameriprise Financial, Inc (AMP) is a leading asset management business based in the US. It opened the day at $190.38 after a previous close of $192.85. During the day the price has varied from a low of $189.48 to a high of $192.33. The latest price was $191.74 (25 minute delay). Ameriprise Financial is listed on the NYSE and employs 12,500 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Ameriprise Financial

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: AMP in this case.
  5. Research Ameriprise Financial shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Ameriprise Financial shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

How has Coronavirus impacted Ameriprise Financial's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Ameriprise Financial's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $169.04, which is 3.64% down on its pre-crash value of $175.43 and 111.27% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $80.01.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Ameriprise Financial shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $494.79 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,009.17.

Ameriprise Financial share price

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Ameriprise Financial shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-11.
Open$190.38
High$192.33
Low$189.48
Close$191.74
Previous close$192.85
Change $-1.11
Change % -0.576%
Volume 521,746
Information last updated 2020-12-27.
52-week range$78.3273 - $198.16
50-day moving average $188.0961
200-day moving average $163.8536
Wall St. target price$207.4
PE ratio 13.3123
Dividend yield $4.16 (2.19%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $14.25
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Fineco
£2.95
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0% commission on US shares, and £3 on UK shares
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£0 - £24 per quarter
IG is good for experienced traders, and offers learning resources for beginners, all with wide access to shares, ETFs and funds. Capital at risk.
Degiro Share Dealing
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
Portfolio transfer fees (in & out)
Degiro is widely seen as one of the best low-cost share brokers, for people who are looking to trade regularly. Capital at risk.
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From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
No transfer fees or exit fees. £9.99 a month on the Investor Service Plan
Open an ISA, Trading Account or SIPP you will get £100 of free trades to buy or sell any investment (new customers only).
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Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
Any lump sum or £25 a month
£119.88
£7.99
Interactive Investor offers everything most investors need. Its flat fees makes it pricey for small portfolios, but cheap for big ones. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.45%
£11.95
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got everything you'll need, from beginners to experienced investors. Capital at risk.
Nutmeg stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.75%
£0
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Moneyfarm stocks and shares ISA
£1500
0.75%
£0
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Saxo Markets stocks and shares ISA
No minimum deposit requirement
0.12%
£8.00
Saxo Markets offers a wide access to a range of stocks, ETFs and funds. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell stocks and shares ISA
£500
0.25%
£9.95
AJ Bell is a good all-rounder for people who to choose between shares, funds, ISAs and pensions. Capital at risk.
Fidelity stocks and shares ISA
£1000 or a regular savings plan from £50
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£10.00
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£100 or £20 a month
0.61%
N/A
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Interactive Investor Pension
Any lump sum or £25 a month
Over 3,000 funds
£10/month
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Moneyfarm Pension
£1,500 (initial investment)
7 funds
0.35%-0.75%
Moneyfarm has pensions that are matched against your risk appetite, goals and planned retirement date. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell Pension
£1,000
Over 2,000 funds
0.05-0.25%
AJ Bell has two different pension options, a self managed pension and one that is managed for you. Capital at risk.
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No minimum
7 funds
0.5% - 0.95%
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Hargreaves Lansdown Pension
£100 or £25 a month
2,500 funds
0-0.45%
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got three different retirement options. Capital at risk.
Saxo Markets Pension
Saxo Markets Pension
£10
Over 11,000 funds
No annual fee
Saxo Markets gives flexibility and control over your investment strategy. Capital at risk.
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Penfold
No minimum
4 portfolios
0.75-0.88%
Moneybox Pension
£1
3 funds
0.15% - 0.45% charged monthly
Manage your money with an easy-to-use Moneybox app. Capital at risk.
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Is it a good time to buy Ameriprise Financial stock?

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Ameriprise Financial price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $191.74

1 week (2021-01-11) -4.88%
1 month (2020-12-18) 2.57%
3 months (2020-10-16) 12.82%
6 months (2020-07-17) 25.02%
1 year (2020-01-17) 11.20%
2 years (2019-01-18) 58.32%
3 years (2018-01-18) 7.98%
5 years (2016-01-15) 106.55%

Is Ameriprise Financial under- or over-valued?

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

Ameriprise Financial's P/E ratio

Ameriprise Financial's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 13x. In other words, Ameriprise Financial shares trade at around 13x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

However, Ameriprise Financial's P/E ratio is best considered in relation to those of others within the asset management industry or those of similar companies.

Ameriprise Financial's PEG ratio

Ameriprise Financial's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.9794. 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 Ameriprise Financial's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

However, it's sensible to consider Ameriprise Financial's PEG ratio in relation to those of similar companies.

Ameriprise Financial's EBITDA

Ameriprise Financial's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $3.1 billion (£2.3 billion).

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

To put Ameriprise Financial's EBITDA into context you can compare it against that of similar companies.

Ameriprise Financial financials

Revenue TTM $11.9 billion
Operating margin TTM 24.34%
Gross profit TTM $6.3 billion
Return on assets TTM 1.17%
Return on equity TTM 30.17%
Profit margin 15.33%
Book value $51.142
Market capitalisation $22.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Ameriprise Financial shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "AMP.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 2.3 million Ameriprise Financial shares held short by investors – that's known as Ameriprise Financial's "short interest". This figure is 1.5% up from 2.3 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Ameriprise Financial shares can be evaluated.

Ameriprise Financial's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Ameriprise Financial's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Ameriprise Financial shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Ameriprise Financial shares traded daily (recently around 664169.88636364). Ameriprise Financial's SIR currently stands at 3.52. In other words for every 100,000 Ameriprise Financial shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3520 shares are currently held short.

To gain some more context, you can compare Ameriprise Financial's short interest ratio against those of similar companies.

However Ameriprise Financial's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Ameriprise Financial shares, or, against the total number of tradable Ameriprise Financial shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Ameriprise Financial's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Ameriprise Financial shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0224% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Ameriprise Financial shares, roughly 22 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Ameriprise Financial.

Find out more about how you can short Ameriprise Financial stock.

Ameriprise Financial's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Ameriprise Financial.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Ameriprise Financial's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 30.8

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Ameriprise Financial's overall score of 30.8 (as at 01/01/2019) is nothing to write home about – landing it in it in the 48th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Ameriprise Financial is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

To gain some more context, you can compare Ameriprise Financial's total ESG risk score against those of similar companies.

Ameriprise Financial's environmental score

Environmental score: 9.8/100

Ameriprise Financial's environmental score of 9.8 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Ameriprise Financial is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Ameriprise Financial's social score

Social score: 16.66/100

Ameriprise Financial's social score of 16.66 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Ameriprise Financial is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Ameriprise Financial's governance score

Governance score: 19.84/100

Ameriprise Financial's governance score puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Ameriprise Financial is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Ameriprise Financial's controversy score

Controversy score: 2/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. A high-profile company, Ameriprise Financial scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Ameriprise Financial has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.

Wondering how that compares? Below are the controversy scores of similar companies.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Ameriprise Financial, Inc was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 30.8
Total ESG percentile 48.36
Environmental score 9.8
Environmental score percentile 9
Social score 16.66
Social score percentile 9
Governance score 19.84
Governance score percentile 9
Level of controversy 2

Ameriprise Financial share dividends

30%

Dividend payout ratio: 29.81% of net profits

Recently Ameriprise Financial has paid out, on average, around 29.81% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.19% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Ameriprise Financial shareholders could enjoy a 2.19% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Ameriprise Financial's case, that would currently equate to about $4.16 per share.

While Ameriprise Financial's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Ameriprise Financial may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Ameriprise Financial's most recent dividend payout was on 20 November 2020. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 6 November 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

Ameriprise Financial's dividend payout ratio is perhaps best considered in relation to those of similar companies.

Ameriprise Financial share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Ameriprise Financial's shares have ranged in value from as little as $78.3273 up to $198.16. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AMP.US volatility(beta: 1.75)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 Ameriprise Financial's is 1.7454. This would suggest that Ameriprise Financial's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

To put Ameriprise Financial's beta into context you can compare it against those of similar companies.

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Ameriprise Financial overview

Ameriprise Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various financial products and services to individual and institutional clients in the United States and internationally. It operates through five segments: Advice & Wealth Management, Asset Management, Annuities, Protection, and Corporate & Other. The Advice & Wealth Management segment provides financial planning and advice, as well as full-service brokerage services primarily to retail clients through its advisors. The Asset Management segment offers investment management, advice, and investment products to retail, high net worth, and institutional clients through unaffiliated third party financial institutions and institutional sales force. Its products also include U.S. mutual funds and their non-U.S. equivalents, exchange-traded funds, variable product funds underlying insurance, and annuity separate accounts; and institutional asset management products, such as traditional asset classes, separately managed accounts, individually managed accounts, collateralized loan obligations, hedge funds, collective funds, and property funds. The Annuities segment provides variable and fixed annuity products to individual clients through affiliated and unaffiliated advisors, and financial institutions. The Protection segment offers variable and fixed annuity products to address the protection and risk management needs of retail clients, including life and disability income insurance. The Corporate & Other segment consist of long term care business, net investment income or loss on corporate level assets. The company was formerly known as American Express Financial Corporation and changed its name to Ameriprise Financial, Inc. in September 2005. Ameriprise Financial, Inc. was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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