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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for AIG. The maximum price target given was 76, implying potential capital gains of 16.62 percent. The lowest price target was 57, which equates to a potential downside of -12.54 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 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days 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.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 4 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of AIG's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 1520.11 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of AIG is 0.14.

In the last 52-weeks, AIG has achieved a high of 67.47 and a low of 53.93. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 20.84 percent, and 3.41 percent below the high. AIG has a P/E 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.