Analyst Ratings for Apple Hospitality REIT Inc. (APLE)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Apple Hospitality REIT Inc. (NYSE:APLE) by analysts covering the stock. APLE had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

Of the 5 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for APLE. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 21, implying a possible profit of 16.54 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 18.5, implying potential capital losses of 2.66 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 5.31 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.24 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' 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.

The growth rate of APLE's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 142.77 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of APLE is 0.18.

APLE has traded between a high of 20.68 and a low of 17.32 over the past year. Today's price is 4.04 percent above the 52-week low, and 12.86 percent below the high. APLE has a P/E ratio of 25.03. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The APLE value stock report compares APLE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.07 billion. APLE will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.