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. 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 downwards for this quarter, by about -25 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -26.85 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -10.93 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AMH hit 23.98 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 19.63. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 17.73 percent, and 3.63 percent below the high. AMH has a P/E 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.