Analyst Ratings for Antero Midstream Partners LP (AM)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) have received a consensus rating of Buy from Wall Street analysts. Last month, AM received an average rating of Buy.

A buy rating was issued by 15 analysts, 2 gave an overweight rating, 0 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 6 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AM. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 47, which equates to a potential upside of 37.83 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 37, implying a possible loss of 8.5 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. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 9.46 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.32 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.23 percent in FY estimates.

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

AM has an estimated earnings growth rate of 15.14 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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. The PEG ratio of AM is 1.66.

AM has traded between a high of 35.74 and a low of 24.61 over the past year. Today's price is 38.56 percent above the 52-week low, and 4.59 percent below the high. AM has a P/E ratio of 25.1. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AM value stock report compares AM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.37 billion. AM is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.