Analyst Ratings for Apartment Investment & Management Co. (AIV)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Apartment Investment & Management Co. (NYSE:AIV) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, AIV received an average rating of Overweight.

18 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave AIV a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 10 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 1.

Several price targets were given for AIV by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 52, implying potential capital gains of 18.67 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 42, which equates to a potential downside of -4.15 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

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 7.14 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.2 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 7.14 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

AIV has an estimated earnings growth rate of 1953.15 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of AIV is 0.19.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AIV hit 47.91 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 39.66. Today's price is 10.49 percent above the 52-week low, and 8.54 percent below the high. AIV has a P/E ratio of 364.64. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AIV value stock report compares AIV to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.82 billion. AIV will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.