Analyst Ratings for American Assets Trust Inc. (AAT)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of American Assets Trust Inc. (NYSE:AAT) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, AAT was issued an average rating of Overweight.

8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 4 gave AAT a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

AAT was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 50, implying potential capital gains of 24.84 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 40, which equates to a potential downside of -0.12 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 6.9 percent. That number becomes -1.48 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 4.4 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -2.3 percent.

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. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of AAT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 182.33 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. AAT has a PEG ratio of 0.31.

AAT has a 52-week high of 46.20 and a 52-week low of 37.54. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 6.69 percent, and 13.31 percent below the high. AAT has a P/E ratio of 56.41. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AAT value stock report compares AAT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.89 billion. AAT will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.