Price Target Analysis: Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. (NYSE:MAA)


Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. (NYSE:MAA) will report its next earnings on Feb 1 – Feb 6 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $1.49/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.49/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 0%.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 7 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. as 277.45 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. is 275.47 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 279.44 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 263.34 Million.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc., where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 8 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 14 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. might touch $115 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $105.5 and $93 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. got Upgrade on 20-Oct-16 where investment firm JMP Securities Upgrade the stock from Mkt Perform to Mkt Outperform.

Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. closed its last trading session at $93.81 with the loss of -2.32%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 6.92 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $110.01 and 52-week low of $82.91. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -0.38% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 0.08% and -4.78% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Jul 6, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 8, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 9.2 and Average Volume (3 months) is 725.02 million. Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 31.01 and Forward P/E ratio of 32.49.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 3.1%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 7.2%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 4.4%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 0.83%, where Monthly Performance is -1.21%, Quarterly performance is -1.57%, 6 Months performance is -8.52% and yearly performance percentage is 5.51%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 4.43%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.64% and Monthly Volatility of 2.47%.