Analyst Ratings for American Homes 4 Rent Cl A (AMH)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to American Homes 4 Rent Cl A (NYSE:AMH) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, AMH received an average rating of Overweight.

12 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave AMH a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 2 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.

AMH was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 28, which equates to a potential upside of 21.16 percent. The minimum price target given was 21.5, which equates to a potential downside of -6.97 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 -25 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -26.85 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -10.93 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

AMH has a 52-week high of 23.98 and a 52-week low of 19.63. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 17.73 percent, and below the high by 3.63 percent. AMH has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AMH value stock report compares AMH to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AMH is $5.94 billion. AMH will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.