American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) went up by 0.72% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $272.20. The company’s stock price has collected 0.73% of gains in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported 22 hours ago that Telefonica Sells Telecom Towers Business
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 51.12 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for AMT is at 0.24. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 12 analysts out of 19 who provided ratings for American Tower Corporation (REIT) declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 5 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $278.25, which is $64.65 above the current price. AMT currently public float of 442.83M and currently shorts hold a 0.99% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AMT was 2.11M shares.
AMT’s Market Performance
AMT stocks went up by 0.73% for the week, with a monthly drop of -1.53% and a quarterly performance of -10.71%, while its annual performance rate touched -7.48%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.49% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.01% for American Tower Corporation (REIT). The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -1.28% for AMT stocks with a simple moving average of -11.04% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of AMT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AMT stocks, with Deutsche Bank repeating the rating for AMT by listing it as a “Hold.” The predicted price for AMT in the upcoming period, according to Deutsche Bank is $245 based on the research report published on December 11th of the previous year 2020.
Barclays, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AMT reach a price target of $296. The rating they have provided for AMT stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on July 15th, 2020.
AMT Trading at -4.73% 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 -20.48% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.01%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.49%, as shares sank -0.12% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -5.74% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, AMT rose by +0.73%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -6.12% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $219.25. In addition, American Tower Corporation (REIT) saw -3.56% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at AMT starting from Puech Olivier, who sale 320 shares at the price of $220.00 back on Jan 08. After this action, Puech Olivier now owns 17,146 shares of American Tower Corporation (REIT), valued at $70,400 using the latest closing price.
THOMPSON SAMME L, the Director of American Tower Corporation (REIT), sale 2,000 shares at $226.07 during a trade that took place back on Jan 04, which means that THOMPSON SAMME L is holding 20,337 shares at $452,140 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 47.10, with 4.50 for asset returns.
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 enterprise 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.