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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for AAT. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 50, implying potential capital gains of 24.84 percent. The lowest price target was 40, implying a possible loss of -0.12 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 6.9 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -1.48 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 4.4 percent, as compared to a month ago. 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, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

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. 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. 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. AAT has a PEG ratio of 0.31.

In the last 52-weeks, AAT has achieved a high of 46.20 and a low of 37.54. Today's price is 6.69 percent above the 52-week low, and 13.31 percent below the high. AAT has a price/earnings 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 market cap of AAT is $1.89 billion. AAT is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.