Analyst Ratings for AMC Entertainment Holding Inc. Cl A (AMC)

Updated: 2017-07-27

AMC Entertainment Holding Inc. Cl A (NYSE:AMC) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. AMC had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

11 analysts declared AMC a buy, 1 issued an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. 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 AMC. The maximum price target given was 49.5, implying a possible profit of 139.13 percent. The lowest price target was 17, which equates to a potential downside of -17.87 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -89.86 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -95.87 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -15 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -35.95 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of AMC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -27.2 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. AMC has a PEG ratio of -0.83.

AMC has traded between a high of 35.65 and a low of 19.65 over the past year. Currently the stock is 5.34 percent higher than its low, and 41.94 percent below the high. AMC has a P/E ratio of 22.45. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AMC value stock report compares AMC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AMC is $2.76 billion. AMC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.