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.

Several price targets were given for ATSG by the analysts covering the stock. 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. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 5.57 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, 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, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of ATSG's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 195.65 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers 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. Currently the stock is 89.88 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 2.81 percent. ATSG has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.47 billion. ATSG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.