Analyst Ratings for Altra Industrial Motion Corp. (AIMC)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Altra Industrial Motion Corp. (NASDAQ:AIMC) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, AIMC was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AIMC. The maximum price target given was 50, implying potential capital gains of 13.12 percent. The lowest price target was 40, implying a possible loss of -9.5 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1.14 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 -2.2 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 2.86 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 6.73 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 4 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of AIMC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 79.6 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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. AIMC has a PEG ratio of 0.48.

AIMC has traded between a high of 46.90 and a low of 26.24 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 68.45 percent, and 5.76 percent lower than its 52-week high. AIMC has a P/E ratio of 38.2. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AIMC value stock report compares AIMC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AIMC is $1.27 billion. AIMC will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.