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.

Several price targets were given for AHGP by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 33, which equates to a potential upside of 27.96 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, implying potential capital losses of 27.96 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of AHGP to grow at a rate of -9.54 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. AHGP has a PEG ratio of -0.77.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AHGP hit 32.70 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 22.55. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.53 billion. AHGP's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.