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 highest price target was 48, implying potential capital gains of 50.8 percent. The minimum price target given was 32, implying a possible loss of 0.53 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -1.83 percent on average, compared to last month. 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of ACM's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 106.3 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of ACM is 0.21.

In the last 52-weeks, ACM has achieved a high of 40.72 and a low of 26.46. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 20.29 percent, and 21.83 percent below the high. ACM has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $4.94 billion. ACM is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.