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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AM. The most optimistic price target was 47, implying a possible profit of 37.83 percent. The minimum price target given was 37, which equates to a potential downside of 8.5 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. That number becomes 9.46 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.32 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.23 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, 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 people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, 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. Currently the stock is 38.56 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 4.59 percent. AM has a price/earnings 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 market cap of AM is $6.37 billion. AM is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.