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 maximum price target given was 33, implying potential capital gains of 27.96 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, implying potential capital losses of 27.96 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of AHGP's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -9.54 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of AHGP is -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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.