Analyst Ratings for AECOM (ACM)Updated: 2017-07-27
Shares of AECOM (NYSE:ACM) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, ACM was issued an average rating of Overweight.
14 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 7 gave ACM a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 gave 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.
ACM was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 48, implying a possible profit of 50.8 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 32, implying a possible loss of 0.53 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 downwards by an average of -1.83 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -26.95 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.51 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
The growth rate of ACM's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 106.3 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. ACM has a PEG ratio of 0.21.
ACM has traded between a high of 40.72 and a low of 26.46 over the past year. Currently the stock is 20.29 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 21.83 percent. ACM has a price/earnings ratio of 22.26. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ACM value stock report compares ACM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of ACM is $4.94 billion. ACM will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.