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 highest price target was 52, implying a possible profit of 18.67 percent. The minimum price target given was 42, implying a possible loss of -4.15 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 7.14 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.2 percent, as compared to a month ago. 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. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of AIV's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 1953.15 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, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. AIV has a PEG ratio of 0.19.

In the last 52-weeks, AIV has achieved a high of 47.91 and a low of 39.66. Today's price is 10.49 percent above the 52-week low, and 8.54 percent below the 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.