Analyst Ratings for Alliance Holdings GP L.P. (AHGP)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Hold has been given to Alliance Holdings GP L.P. (NASDAQ:AHGP) by analysts covering the stock. AHGP had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

1 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave AHGP a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for AHGP. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, implying a possible profit of 27.96 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 33, which equates to a potential downside of 27.96 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

AHGP has an estimated earnings growth rate of -9.54 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of AHGP is -0.77.

AHGP has traded between a high of 32.70 and a low of 22.55 over the past year. Today's price is 14.37 percent above the 52-week low, and 21.13 percent below the high. AHGP has a P/E ratio of 7.3. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AHGP value stock report compares AHGP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AHGP is $1.53 billion. AHGP's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.