AMH stock: buy or sell?
March 27th, 2020
American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE: AMH) is a leader in the single-family home rental industry and \"American Homes 4 Rent\" is fast becoming a nationally recognized brand for rental homes, known for high quality, good value and tenant satisfaction.
Should I buy AMH stock?You can't be a successful trader if you don't follow a methodolgy or system that assist you in choosing companies and the correct market timing. That's why is so important to define your own trading plan that matches with your character as inversor. There are thousands of trading strategies for you to choose, but at Stocks2.com we prefer those that are simple but successful.
Currently, American Homes 4 Rent stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.
|New all-time high||No|
|New 52 week high||No|
|Price crossing up 200d MA||No|
|100d MA crossing up 200d MA||No|
Is American Homes 4 Rent stock a buy?
Everyday, hundreds of stock ratings are posted by financial analysts to indicate a particular stock's attractiveness.Unfortunately, we couldn't detect any rating for AMH stock for the last month.
AMH stock analysis
Shares of American Homes 4 Rent ended yesterday at $23.13 and rocketed an outstanding 5.47%.
Shares of American Homes 4 Rent rocketed an outstanding 5.47% and closed at $23.13. Since price and SMA200d lines crossed down on Mar 16th, AMH fell $-4.81 per share (-17.22%). On February, AMH hit new all time highs, pushing higher previous ATH of $28.29 recorded on February. New ATHs are usual entry points for many trading setups as there aren't higher resistences.
After sliding a scary -43.06% in a week last week, American Homes 4 Rent closed this week at $23.13 and boosted an outstanding 18.43%.
Not so far away is the last all-time high American Homes 4 Rent marked by mid February, but since then it dropped a 22.46%.
AMH stock price history
AMH stock went public on August 1st, 2013 with a price of $14.591. Since then, AMH stock grew a 58.50%, with an average of 9.80% per year. If you had invested right after AMH's IPO a $1,000 in AMH stock in 2013, it would worth $585.00 today.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.
AMH stock historical price chart
AMH stock reached all-time highs on February with a price of $29.83.
AMH stock price targetPredicting the price evolution of a stock or any financial instrument in a reliable and repeatable way is probably impossible. However, banks and other financial institutions analysts, with the help of lots of data and algorithms do their best to predict the stock prices movement. You should not follow the analysts' AMH stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last 30 days we have not found any price target for American Homes 4 Rent stock by any trusted analyst.
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per Share, when American Homes 4 Rent published its last earnings report, it . As soon as we get its actual EPS from the earnings report, we will update this report.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsCompared to 2017, last anual sales report draw a phenomenal increase of 11.71% to $1,072.85 million USD. When comparing 2018 vs 2017, on the other hand, profit margin (that is, the net income divided by revenues) grew a 1.66% to 10.09%.
|2013||$139 M||-||$-43.78 M-31.5%||-|
|2014||$399 M||186.90%||$-48.06 M-12.0%||9.77%|
|2015||$631 M||58.09%||$-62.30 M-9.9%||29.64%|
|2016||$879 M||39.38%||$6.70 M0.8%||-110.75%|
|2017||$960 M||9.27%||$81 M8.4%||1,109.84%|
|2018||$1,073 M||11.71%||$108 M10.1%||33.67%|
Quarterly financial resultsAmerican Homes 4 Rent reported $270.32 million in revenues for 2018-Q4, a -3.48% decline compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked $31.41 million with a profit margin of 11.62%. Profit margin raised a 1.84% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was 9.78%. When comparing sales to same quarter last year, American Homes 4 Rent sales marked an impressive growth and climbed a 11.33%.
|2017-Q1||$234 M||-||$12 M5.2%||-|
|2017-Q2||$237 M||1.39%||$15 M6.4%||24.79%|
|2017-Q3||$247 M||4.15%||$19 M7.6%||24.42%|
|2017-Q4||$243 M||-1.63%||$35 M14.4%||86.38%|
|2018-Q1||$258 M||6.26%||$20 M7.9%||-41.71%|
|2018-Q2||$264 M||2.51%||$29 M11.0%||42.32%|
|2018-Q3||$280 M||5.89%||$27 M9.8%||-5.67%|
|2018-Q4||$270 M||-3.48%||$31 M11.6%||14.65%|
American Homes 4 Rent ownershipWhen you are planning to buy a stock, it's always worth to overview its ownership structure.
Management staff in all public traded companies that hold equity is required to report every transaction to the SEC. For American Homes 4 Rent, 15.14% of all outstanding shares are owned by its staff.
Bearish positions for AMH stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.
The following table compares ownership indicators for other stocks related to American Homes 4 Rent:
|Market cap||$6.9 B|
|Total shares||300.2 M|
|Float shares||255.3 M|
|- Institutional holdings (%)||90.5%|
|- Insider holdings (%)||15.1%|
|Shares in short selling||0.0%|
|Friday, March 27th, 2020|
|Day range||$21.00 - $23.75|
|Average true range||$2.80|
|50d mov avg||$26.54|
|100d mov avg||$26.29|
|200d mov avg||$25.72|
American Homes 4 Rent performanceTo measure stock performance is always good to compare with competitors or related stocks. In the following table, we compare American Homes 4 Rent to :
American Homes 4 Rent competitorsUnfortunately, we could not find any public company that could be defined as American Homes 4 Rent competitor. This doesn't mean American Homes 4 Rent does not have any competitor in the market, it's just we could not detected it.
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