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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AAT. The maximum price target given was 50, implying a possible profit of 24.84 percent. The lowest price target was 40, which equates to a potential downside of -0.12 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 6.9 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.48 percent. 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. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of AAT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 182.33 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. AAT has a PEG ratio of 0.31.

AAT has traded between a high of 46.20 and a low of 37.54 over the past year. 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 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.