Analyst Ratings for AerCap Holdings N.V. (AER)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Buy has been given to AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER) by analysts covering the stock. AER had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

16 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 13 gave AER a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

AER was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 74, which equates to a potential upside of 51.39 percent. The lowest price target was 44, implying a possible loss of -9.98 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 -0.67 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -2.1 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -1.15 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2.9 percent in FY estimates.

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 revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of AER to grow at a rate of 5.75 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. The PEG ratio of AER is 1.57.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AER hit 50.24 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 35.28. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 38.55 percent, and below the high by 2.71 percent. AER has a P/E ratio of 9.01. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AER value stock report compares AER to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AER is $7.14 billion. AER will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.