AES Corporation (AES - Get Report) is expected to report quarterly earnings of 30 cents a share on sales of $2.6 billion before the market opens on Tuesday, based on a FactSet survey of eight analysts.

In the same period a year ago, the company posted earnings of 28 cents a share on sales of $2.7 billion.

The stock has fallen 1.3% since the company last reported earnings on Feb. 27.

Quarterly estimates have fallen 2.3 cents a share in the past month.

AES is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 12.2 based on the 12-month estimates of nine analysts surveyed by FactSet.

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