Analyst Ratings for Air Transport Services Group Inc. (ATSG)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Air Transport Services Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSG) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for ATSG last month.

4 analysts declared ATSG a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for ATSG. The maximum price target given was 27, implying potential capital gains of 9.89 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 10, implying potential capital losses of -59.3 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -2.5 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 5.57 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. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of ATSG to grow at a rate of 195.65 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. ATSG has a PEG ratio of 0.39.

ATSG has traded between a high of 25.28 and a low of 12.94 over the past year. Today's price is 89.88 percent above the 52-week low, and 2.81 percent below the high. ATSG has a price/earnings ratio of 76.78. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ATSG value stock report compares ATSG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of ATSG is $1.47 billion. ATSG is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.