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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for ATHM. The most optimistic price target was 51, which equates to a potential upside of 4.72 percent. The lowest price target was 32, which equates to a potential downside of -34.29 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -4.89 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 upwards by 1.56 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 6.56 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

ATHM has an estimated earnings growth rate of 17.34 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of ATHM is 1.68.

In the trailing 52-weeks, ATHM hit 49.31 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 21.21. Today's price is 129.61 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 1.24 percent. 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 market cap of ATHM is $5.62 billion. ATHM is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.