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.
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.
|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|
|Dividend yield||$4.16 (2.19%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$14.25|
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|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%|
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 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 "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 (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.
|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%|
|Market capitalisation||$22.4 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
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) 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
|Total ESG score||30.8|
|Total ESG percentile||48.36|
|Environmental score percentile||9|
|Social score percentile||9|
|Governance score percentile||9|
|Level of controversy||2|
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.
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".
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.
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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