Analysts rate American Airlines Group with a consensus Hold rating and a 12-month average target price of $19.38 per share.
Jefferies Financial LLC maintained American Airlines with a Hold rating and lowered the target price to $20 from $25 on the company’s stock.
Evercore ISI rates American Airlines Group with an In-Line rating and lowers the target price to $13 from $20.
Based on the American Airlines Group stock forecasts from 12 analysts, the average analyst target price for American Airlines Group is USD 19.38 over the next 12 months. American Airlines Group’s average analyst rating is Hold . Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of American Airlines Group is Bearish, which is based on 3 positive signals and 8 negative signals. At the last closing, American Airlines Group’s stock price was USD 13.13. American Airlines Group’s stock price has changed by -3.17% over the past week, -19.05% over the past month and -38.87% over the last year.
What we like:
High market capitalization
This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.
Underpriced compared to earnings
The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.
Positive cash flow
The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.
What we don’t like:
Poor risk adjusted returns
This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.
The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.
Below median total returns
The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.
Below median dividend returns
The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.
Overpriced on cashflow basis
The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.
Negative free cash flow
The company had negative total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.
Low Earnings Growth
This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.
Low Revenue Growth
This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.
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