sector closed the day down 2.1%.
) were all decliners today within the utilities sector with
) being today's featured utilities loser. AES Corporation fell 41 cents (-3.6%) to $10.82 on light volume. Throughout the day, 5.2 million shares of AES Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of eight million shares.
The AES Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a power company in Latin America, Africa, North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The company owns and operates two businesses, Generation and Utilities. AES Corporation has a market cap of $8.8 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are down 7.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.
TheStreet Ratings rates The AES as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins.
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