American Equity Investment Lif (AEL) dividend stock





  • Yield

     0.85%
  • Dividend

     0.24
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     12.9%
  • Dividend increased

     12 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     11%
  • Dividend pay date

     12/20/2016
  • Ex-dividend date

     12/1/2016
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     -5.6%
  • Dividend payback
    period
      yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     13.8
  • Tweed factor

     0.7
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
-5.6%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
-24.6%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
6.3%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
18.8%
Price change from 52 week high   
-0.9%
Price change from 50 days average   
3.0%
Price change from 200 days average   
10.6%
Price info
Change
0.00 (0.00%)


Last price
28.38 USD


Day range
27.96 - 28.60


Year range
15.39 - 28.64

Financial health
Current ratio
3.47


Debt/equity ratio
33.24


Cash
397.75M


Debt
646.45M


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
13.07


Price/book (P/B)
0.95


Forward price/earning (P/E)
10.51


Price/sales (P/S)
0.84


PEG
1.07


Market cap
2.52B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.0600,0.0700,0.0800
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
15.5%
0.5000,0.3900,1.1800
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
53.6%
10 year history
0.0600,0.0700,0.0800,0.1000,0.1200,0.1500,0.1800,0.2000,0.2200,0.2200
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
15.5%
0.5000,0.3900,1.1800,0.6800,1.3700,0.8900,3.3800,1.5800,2.7200,2.7200
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
20.7%
10.7500,9.2600,13.4300,16.4700,23.5100,27.8600,19.7700,25.9700,26.4300,23.7500
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
9.2%
12.4000,19.1000,6.9000,15.0000,14.2000,17.0000,4.5000,9.9000,7.4000,8.1000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
-4.6%
60.0000,57.0000,59.0000,65.0000,64.0000,66.0000,75.0000,80.0000,81.0000,81.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
3.4%
Other companies in the life insurance industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
United Kingdom   Chesnara 13 yrs4.79%2.4%
United Kingdom   Prudential 12 yrs2.20%8.6%
USA   Torchmark 12 yrs0.76%13.6%
USA   Principal Financial Group 9 yrs2.97%16.8%
USA   Reinsurance Group of America I 9 yrs1.20%19.8%
USA   Primerica 8 yrs1.02%46.7%
Company profile
Empoloyees
418


Sector


Website


Founded
1995


Industry


SEC filings




American Equity Investment Life Holding Company, through its subsidiaries, develops and sells fixed index and fixed rate annuity products in 50 states and the District of Columbia. It issues fixed index annuities and fixed rate annuities, as well as single premium immediate annuities. The company al...
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Address:
6000 Westown Parkway, West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Phone:
+1 515 221-0002
The dividend of American Equity Investment Lif is 0.24 USD and based on a stock price of 28.38, the yield is 0.85%. Since 2005they have raised their dividend each year, that is 12 years in a row. The payout ratio of AEL is 11%, based on an EPS of 2.17 and a dividend of 0.24. The company has a dividend payback period of years. The 5 year dividend compund annual growth (CAGR) rate is 12.9%. The ex-dividend date for AEL is 12/1/2016, and 12/20/2016 is their dividend pay date. 418 people work for them (a US company) and it has been founded back in 1995. The stock belongs to the life insurance industry in the financial sector. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 2.4 out of 5 stars.






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