Active Volume Stocks: Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH), American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT)

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH)

Goldman Sachs Upgrades Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH)’s stock to Buy with no specific Price Target. This rating was issued on 10/09/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $87.83 by showing a percentage change of -0.7% from its previous day closing price of $88.45.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) in which Morgan Stanley Maintains Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) to Overweight by settling a price target of $100 on 10/03/18. Morgan Stanley Upgrades the stock to Overweight on 8/09/18 by stationing a price target of $102. Morgan Stanley Maintains the company’s stock to Equal-Weight on 7/26/18 by setting a price target of $95. Stifel Nicolaus Maintains Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) to Hold with a price target of $92.

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) currently has a consensus Price Target of $99.33. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $110 and a Low Price Target of $84.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) where 5 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 4 analysts said it’s a Buy, 3 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 1.71. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) reported its Actual EPS of $0.99/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) could bring EPS of $0.93/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.06 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 6.5 Percent.

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) has a market capitalization of 26.47 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 1.48 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $97.56 on 09/14/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 04/25/18 as $80.42. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $100.8. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 0.55%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -3.31% while SMA200 is -1.99%.

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 7.9%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 15.1% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 19.5%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 0.03 percent while its Weekly performance value is -2.95%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are 4.1 percent and -0.73 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) is 0.93. The Average Volume (3 months) is 1.59 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0.92 and an annual Dividend Yield of 1.05 Percent. APH has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 22.37, Forward P/E of 21.88, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 26.26 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 41.78. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 20.6 percent.

Company Profile:

Amphenol Corporation is one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products in the world. Amphenol has a diversified presence as a leader in high growth areas of the interconnect market including: Automotive, Broadband Communications, Industrial, Information Technology and Data Communications, Medical, Military and Commercial Aerospace, Mobile Devices and Mobile Networks. Most innovative medical devices rely on Amphenol Medical interconnects to help deliver diagnosis and therapy. Amphenol is a technology leader in the design, manufacture, and supply of high-performance interconnect systems, sensors and antennas for a broad range of industrial applications, including medical equipment, factory automation, heavy equipment, instrumentation, motion control, rail mass transportation, alternative energy, and natural resource exploration. It offers a wide product portfolio for every wireless standard and generation of radio technology including 3G, 3.5G, 4G, WiMAX, LTE, as well as future IP-based solutions.

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT)

Deutsche Bank Downgrades American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT)’s stock to Hold with no specific Price Target. This rating was issued on 11/02/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $161.31 by showing a percentage change of 0.17% from its previous day closing price of $161.03.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) in which Barclays Maintains American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) to Overweight by settling a price target of $164 on 10/31/18. Citigroup Downgrades the stock to Neutral on 10/31/18 by stationing a price target of $176. KeyBanc Maintains the company’s stock to Overweight on 10/31/18 by setting a price target of $170. Argus Maintains American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) to Buy with a price target of $165.

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) currently has a consensus Price Target of $165.05. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $176 and a Low Price Target of $140.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) where 6 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 8 analysts said it’s a Buy, 7 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 1.7. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) reported its Actual EPS of $0.83/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) could bring EPS of $0.81/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.02 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 2.5 Percent.

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) has a market capitalization of 71.06 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 1.48 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $161.96 on 11/12/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 02/09/18 as $130.37. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $166.39. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of 5.14%. The Moving Average SMA50 is 8.31% while SMA200 is 12.3%.

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.5%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 7.1% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 19.9%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 13.07 percent while its Weekly performance value is 3.3%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are 13.02 percent and 7.51 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) is 0.81. The Average Volume (3 months) is 1.82 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $3.16 and an annual Dividend Yield of 1.96 Percent. AMT has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 61.76, Forward P/E of 45.74, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 64.97 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 41.55. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 26.3 percent.

Company Profile:

American Tower Corporation, one of the largest global REITs, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of multitenant communications real estate. In addition to leasing space on towers, they provide customized collocation solutions through our in-building systems, outdoor distributed antenna systems and other right-of-way options, managed rooftops and services that speed network deployment. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, American Tower has offices across the United States and in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Costa Rica, France, Germany, Ghana, India, Mexico, Nigeria, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa and Uganda.