American Eagle Gets a Buy Rating from SunTrust Robinson

By Jason Carr

In a report released yesterday, Pamela Quintiliano from SunTrust Robinson reiterated a Buy rating on American Eagle (NYSE: AEO), with a price target of $19. The company’s shares opened today at $16.85.

According to TipRanks.com, Quintiliano is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -1.8% and a 52.8% success rate. Quintiliano covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Lululemon Athletica Inc, Ascena Retail Group, and New York & Company.

Currently, the analyst consensus on American Eagle is Strong Buy and the average price target is $17.83, representing a 5.8% upside.

In a report released yesterday, Jefferies also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $20 price target.

The company has a one-year high of $18.49 and a one-year low of $10.23. Currently, American Eagle has an average volume of 4.01M.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 30 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock.

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American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. is a multi-brand specialty retailer. It offers an assortment of apparel and accessories for men and women under the American Eagle Outfitters brand, and intimates, apparel and personal care products for women under the Aerie brand.