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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for ATHM. The most optimistic price target was 51, which equates to a potential upside of 4.72 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 32, which equates to a potential downside of -34.29 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing 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 -4.89 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.56 percent. 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. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

ATHM has an estimated earnings growth rate of 17.34 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. ATHM has a PEG ratio of 1.68.

ATHM has traded between a high of 49.31 and a low of 21.21 over the past year. 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 P/E 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.