AerCap Holdings NV (NYSE:AER) shares fell 2.7% during trading on Friday . The stock 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.

Several brokerages have recently commented on AER. Cowen and Company reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of AerCap Holdings NV in a research note on Saturday, May 14th. DA Davidson restated a “buy” rating on shares of AerCap Holdings NV in a research note on Saturday, May 14th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating on shares of AerCap Holdings NV in a research note on Saturday, May 14th. Vetr upgraded AerCap Holdings NV from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $42.63 price target for the company in a research note on Wednesday, April 6th. Finally, FBR & Co restated a “neutral” rating on shares of AerCap Holdings NV in a research note on Thursday, June 2nd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. AerCap Holdings NV currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $54.96.

The company has a 50-day moving average price of $36.31 and a 200-day moving average price of $36.33. The firm has a market capitalization of $6.99 billion and a P/E ratio of 6.61.

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

Other hedge funds have modified their holdings of the company. I.G. Investment Management LTD. increased its stake in shares of 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. MRJ Capital Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of AerCap Holdings NV during the fourth quarter worth approximately $1,174,000. Napier Park Global Capital US LP increased its stake in shares of 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. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of AerCap Holdings NV by 10.3% in the fourth quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 66,853 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,252,000 after buying an additional 6,260 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK acquired a new stake in shares of AerCap Holdings NV during the fourth quarter worth approximately $2,642,000.

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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