AerCap Holdings NV (NYSE:AER)’s share price was down 2.7% during trading on Friday . The company traded as low as $36.40 and last traded at $36.54, with a volume of 1,140,139 shares. The stock had previously closed at $37.54.

A number of equities analysts have commented on AER shares. FBR & Co cut shares of AerCap Holdings NV from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and dropped their price objective for the stock from $50.00 to $43.00 in a research note on Friday, May 13th. Vetr raised shares of AerCap Holdings NV from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $42.63 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, April 6th. Cowen and Company dropped their price objective on shares of AerCap Holdings NV from $52.00 to $49.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, May 13th. DA Davidson reissued a “buy” rating on shares of AerCap Holdings NV in a research note on Saturday, May 14th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “buy” rating on shares of AerCap Holdings NV in a research note on Saturday, May 14th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $54.96.

The company has a market capitalization of $6.99 billion and a P/E ratio of 6.61. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $36.40 and its 200 day moving average price is $36.37.

AerCap Holdings NV (NYSE:AER) last released its earnings results on Thursday, May 12th. The company reported $1.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.50 by $0.03. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.44 EPS. The business had revenue of $1.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.28 billion. AerCap Holdings NV’s quarterly revenue was up 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts forecast that AerCap Holdings NV will post $5.94 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Other large investors have added to or reduced their stakes in the company. MRJ Capital Inc. acquired a new stake in AerCap Holdings NV during the fourth quarter worth about $1,174,000. Nationwide Fund Advisors acquired a new stake in AerCap Holdings NV during the fourth quarter worth about $1,383,000. Napier Park Global Capital US LP raised its stake in AerCap Holdings NV by 18.7% in the fourth quarter. Napier Park Global Capital US LP now owns 35,290 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,523,000 after buying an additional 5,570 shares during the last quarter. I.G. Investment Management LTD. raised its stake in AerCap Holdings NV by 0.6% in the fourth quarter. I.G. Investment Management LTD. now owns 37,553 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,621,000 after buying an additional 219 shares during the last quarter. Finally, TD Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in AerCap Holdings NV during the fourth quarter worth about $1,934,000.

AerCap Holdings N.V. is an independent aircraft leasing company. The Company focuses on acquiring in-demand aircraft, funding them, hedging interest rate risk and using its platform to deploy these assets. The Company operates its business on a global basis, leasing aircraft to customers in various geographical region.

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