Analyst Ratings for Apollo Global Management LLC Cl A (APO)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Apollo Global Management LLC Cl A (NYSE:APO) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, APO received an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 17 analysts covering the stock, 11 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 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 APO. The maximum price target given was 34.5, implying potential capital gains of 22.43 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 26, implying potential capital losses of -7.74 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 -10.98 percent. That number becomes -10.19 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -2.35 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 6.2 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 3 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 4 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 4 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of APO to grow at a rate of -17.77 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. APO has a PEG ratio of -0.52.

APO has a 52-week high of 28.50 and a 52-week low of 16.64. Today's price is 69.35 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.12 percent below the high. APO has a price/earnings ratio of 9.3. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The APO value stock report compares APO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $11.62 billion. APO is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.