Analyst Ratings for Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd. (AHL)Updated: 2017-07-27
Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:AHL) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. AHL had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.
A buy rating was issued by 0 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 5 gave 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.
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AHL. The highest price target was 55, implying potential capital gains of 7.84 percent. The lowest price target was 54, which equates to a potential downside of 5.88 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 -2.1 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -8.26 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -1.01 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -6.69 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of AHL to grow at a rate of 47.38 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. AHL has a PEG ratio of 0.48.
In the last 52-weeks, AHL has achieved a high of 57.80 and a low of 44.05. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 15.78 percent, and 11.76 percent lower than its 52-week high. AHL has a P/E ratio of 22.77. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AHL value stock report compares AHL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.1 billion. AHL's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.