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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 52, implying a possible profit of 18.67 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 42, implying a possible loss of -4.15 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 7.14 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

AIV has an estimated earnings growth rate of 1953.15 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of AIV is 0.19.

AIV has a 52-week high of 47.91 and a 52-week low of 39.66. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 10.49 percent, and 8.54 percent lower than its 52-week high. AIV has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.