Analyst Ratings for Retail Properties of America Inc. (RPAI)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Retail Properties of America Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) by analysts covering the stock. RPAI had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 2 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 gave 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for RPAI. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 18.5, implying a possible profit of 41.01 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 13, implying potential capital losses of -0.91 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 50 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

RPAI has a 52-week high of 17.78 and a 52-week low of 11.61. Currently the stock is 13.01 percent higher than its low, and 26.21 percent below the high. RPAI has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The RPAI value stock report compares RPAI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.08 billion. RPAI's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.