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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AIG. The most optimistic price target was 76, implying potential capital gains of 16.62 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 57, implying a possible loss 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.

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. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.4 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.14 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 4 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

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. 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of AIG is 0.14.

AIG has a 52-week high of 67.47 and a 52-week low of 53.93. Today's price is 20.84 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.41 percent lower than its 52-week 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.