Is a Correction Looming Ahead for American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT)


American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) went down by -0.84% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $272.20. The company’s stock price has collected 1.36% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 10/12/20 that American Tower Plans Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call

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Is It Worth Investing in American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE :AMT) Right Now?

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 56.08 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for AMT is at 0.28.

AMT currently public float of 442.20M and currently shorts hold a 0.52% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AMT was 1.74M shares.

AMT’s Market Performance

AMT stocks went up by 1.36% for the week, with a monthly drop of -0.08% and a quarterly performance of -6.27%, while its annual performance rate touched 6.62%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.16% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 1.98% for American Tower Corporation (REIT). The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 0.17% for AMT stocks with a simple moving average of -1.23% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion of AMT

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AMT stocks, with Barclays repeating the rating for AMT by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for AMT in the upcoming period, according to Barclays is $296 based on the research report published on July 15th of the current year 2020.

Deutsche Bank gave a rating of “Buy” to AMT, setting the target price at $287 in the report published on June 05th of the current year.

AMT Trading at -1.89% from the 50-Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought AMT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -11.19% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 1.98%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.16%, as shares surge +2.56% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -1.81% lower at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, AMT rose by +1.36%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +8.07% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $241.62. In addition, American Tower Corporation (REIT) saw 5.19% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.

Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at AMT starting from Vondran Steven O, who sale 1,500 shares at the price of $242.19 back on Oct 01. After this action, Vondran Steven O now owns 22,026 shares of American Tower Corporation (REIT), valued at $363,285 using the latest closing price.

HORMATS ROBERT D, the Director of American Tower Corporation (REIT), sale 100 shares at $243.07 during a trade that took place back on Sep 28, which means that HORMATS ROBERT D is holding 6,059 shares at $24,307 based on the most recent closing price.

Stock Fundamentals for AMT

Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:

  • +27.05 for the present operating margin
  • +47.29 for the gross margin

The net margin for American Tower Corporation (REIT) stands at +24.90. The total capital return value is set at 6.24, while invested capital returns managed to touch 6.69. Equity return is now at value 43.80, with 4.70 for asset returns.

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Based on American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT), the company’s capital structure generated 614.40 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 86.00. Total debt to assets is 72.57, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 546.69. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 76.53.

When we switch over and look at the enterrpise to sales, we see a ratio of 17.60, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.23. The receivables turnover for the company is 11.24 and the total asset turnover is 0.20.

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