Analyst Ratings for American International Group Inc. (AIG)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering American International Group Inc. (NYSE:AIG) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. AIG had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

12 analysts declared AIG a buy, 2 gave an overweight rating, 5 gave 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AIG. The highest price target was 76, which equates to a potential upside of 16.62 percent. The minimum price target given was 57, implying potential capital losses of -12.54 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 upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -1.63 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.4 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.14 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 4 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of AIG to grow at a rate of 1520.11 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, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. AIG has a PEG ratio of 0.14.

In the last 52-weeks, AIG has achieved a high of 67.47 and a low of 53.93. Currently the stock is 20.84 percent higher than its low, and 3.41 percent lower than its 52-week high. AIG has a price/earnings ratio of 210.29. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AIG value stock report compares AIG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AIG is $60.35 billion. AIG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.