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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 74, which equates to a potential upside of 51.39 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 44, which equates to a potential downside of -9.98 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.67 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -2.1 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -1.15 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2.9 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 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of AER's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 5.75 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of AER is 1.57.

In the last 52-weeks, AER has achieved a high of 50.24 and a low of 35.28. Currently the stock is 38.55 percent higher than its low, and 2.71 percent below the high. 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.