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 potential capital gains of 18.67 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 42, implying potential capital losses of -4.15 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

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

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of AIV to grow at a rate of 1953.15 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. AIV has a PEG ratio of 0.19.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AIV hit 47.91 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 39.66. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 10.49 percent, 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.