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.

AHGP was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 33, implying a possible profit of 27.96 percent. The minimum price target given was 33, implying potential capital losses of 27.96 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

AHGP has an estimated earnings growth rate of -9.54 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of AHGP is -0.77.

In the last 52-weeks, AHGP has achieved a high of 32.70 and a low of 22.55. Currently the stock is 14.37 percent higher than its low, and 21.13 percent lower than its 52-week high. AHGP has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.