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Market Cap $M1,967Revenue $M2,169Net Margin (%)6.6Altman Z-Score
Enterprise Value $M2,341EPS $1.6Operating Margin %10.3Piotroski F-Score5
P/E(ttm)14.4Beneish M-Score--Pre-tax Margin (%)10.3Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book0.910-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-1.4Quick Ratio--Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales0.95-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-18.4Current Ratio--Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Free Cash Flow4.0y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-37.5ROA % (ttm)0.3Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0.8PEG--ROE % (ttm)7.1Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %11.0Shares Outstanding M77.1ROIC % (ttm)7.4Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with AEL

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
AELRichard Pzena 2015-03-31 Reduce-0.04%$25.51 - $29.51
($28.06)
$ 25.48-9%Reduce 27.99%639,809
AELJohn Keeley 2015-03-31 Add0.02%$25.51 - $29.51
($28.06)
$ 25.48-9%Add 2.18%1,860,814
AELDavid Dreman 2015-03-31 Add0.01%$25.51 - $29.51
($28.06)
$ 25.48-9%Add 124.49%4,757
AELKen Fisher 2015-03-31 Reduce$25.51 - $29.51
($28.06)
$ 25.48-9%Reduce 2.14%2,847,775
AELRichard Pzena 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.04%$21.39 - $29.46
($26.01)
$ 25.48-2%Reduce 26.15%888,485
AELDavid Dreman 2014-12-31 Buy 0.01%$21.39 - $29.46
($26.07)
$ 25.48-2%New holding2,119
AELJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Sold Out $21.99 - $25.11
($23.57)
$ 25.488%Sold Out0
AELKen Fisher 2014-03-31 Add0.03%$20.43 - $26.38
($23.19)
$ 25.4810%Add 27.61%3,009,815
AELJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Reduce-0.01%$20.43 - $26.38
($23.15)
$ 25.4810%Reduce 39.69%12,055
AELJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Buy 0.01%$20.28 - $26.08
($22.75)
$ 25.4812%New holding19,989
AELJohn Keeley 2013-09-30 Buy 0.77%$15.72 - $21.23
($19.11)
$ 25.4833%New holding1,983,959
AELKen Fisher 2013-09-30 Buy 0.12%$15.72 - $21.23
($19.11)
$ 25.4833%New holding2,313,750
AELArnold Schneider 2013-03-31 Sold Out -0.03%$12.21 - $14.99
($13.8)
$ 25.4885%Sold Out0
AELArnold Schneider 2012-12-31 Reduce-0.03%$10.65 - $12.33
($11.54)
$ 25.48121%Reduce 53.71%25,860
AELArnold Schneider 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.02%$10.72 - $12.36
($11.46)
$ 25.48122%Reduce 21.17%55,860
AELGeorge Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out -0.0029%$8.17 - $11.58
($10.51)
$ 25.48142%Sold Out0
AELArnold Schneider 2011-09-30 Add0.02%$8.22 - $13.12
($10.56)
$ 25.48141%Add 62.86%83,140
AELGeorge Soros 2011-09-30 Add$8.22 - $13.12
($10.56)
$ 25.48141%Add 36.36%19,500
AELArnold Schneider 2011-06-30 Buy 0.04%$12.04 - $13.41
($12.65)
$ 25.48101%New holding51,050
AELGeorge Soros 2011-06-30 Reduce$12.04 - $13.41
($12.65)
$ 25.48101%Reduce 21.86%14,300
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

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AEL: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Grensteiner Ronald JamesVice President 2015-03-18Sell3,500$28.82-11.59view
NOBLE DAVID JExecutive Chairman 2015-03-18Sell30,000$28.74-11.34view
Clark Alexander MeekerDirector 2015-03-16Sell5,000$29-12.14view
NOBLE DAVID JExecutive Chairman 2015-03-12Sell50,000$28.47-10.5view
Clark Alexander MeekerDirector 2015-01-02Sell10,000$29.13-12.53view
RICHARDSON DEBRA JExecutive VP & Secretary 2014-12-23Sell1,000$28.65-11.06view
MATOVINA JOHN MCEO & President 2014-12-17Sell8,000$28-9view
Lorenzen Jeffrey DSr. Vice President-Investments 2014-11-17Sell1,900$27.04-5.77view
Johnson Ted MorrisCFO & Treasurer 2014-11-12Sell10,000$26.86-5.14view
MATOVINA JOHN MCEO & President 2014-11-12Sell6,000$26.84-5.07view

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    American Equity Investment Life Holding Reports Operating Results (10-K) Mar 10 2011 
    American Equity Investment Life Holding Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 06 2010 
    American Equity Investment Life Holding Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 10 2010 
    American Equity Reports Second Quarter 2009 Operating Earnings of $21.6 Million or $0.38 Per Diluted Aug 04 2009 

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