Analyst Ratings for Autohome Inc. ADR (ATHM)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Autohome Inc. ADR (NYSE:ATHM) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. ATHM had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 2 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for ATHM. The maximum price target given was 51, implying a possible profit of 4.72 percent. The lowest price target was 32, implying potential capital losses of -34.29 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -4.89 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 1.56 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 6.56 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

ATHM has an estimated earnings growth rate of 17.34 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. ATHM has a PEG ratio of 1.68.

In the last 52-weeks, ATHM has achieved a high of 49.31 and a low of 21.21. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 129.61 percent, and 1.24 percent below the high. ATHM has a price/earnings ratio of 29.17. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ATHM value stock report compares ATHM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.62 billion. ATHM will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.