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 most optimistic price target 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. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 6.9 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -1.48 percent. 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. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

AAT has an estimated earnings growth rate of 182.33 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of AAT is 0.31.

In the last 52-weeks, AAT has achieved a high of 46.20 and a low of 37.54. Currently the stock is 6.69 percent higher than its 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.