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.

Several price targets were given for APO by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 34.5, implying a possible profit of 22.43 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 26, implying potential capital losses of -7.74 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -10.98 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -10.19 percent. 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. Over the past month, 3 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 4 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 4 analysts decreased their estimates.

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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. APO has a PEG ratio of -0.52.

In the last 52-weeks, APO has achieved a high of 28.50 and a low of 16.64. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 69.35 percent, and 1.12 percent below the high. APO has a P/E 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.