Here Are the Facts You Need to Understand AMT

Join us for a quick overview of American Tower, a Specialty Real Estate Investment Trust company whose shares moved -0.7% today. Here are some facts about the stock that should help you see the bigger picture:

  • American Tower has moved -14.0% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 12.0%

  • AMT has an average analyst rating of buy and is -24.02% away from its mean target price of $209.13 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $2.05

  • American Tower has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 77.5 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $4.82 and its forward P/E ratio is 33.0

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 14.34 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • American Tower is part of the Real Estate sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 24.81 and an average P/B of 2.24

  • AMT has reported YOY quarterly earnings growth of -47.7% and gross profit margins of 0.7%

  • The company has a free cash flow of $4.71 Billion, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • American Tower, one of the largest global REITs, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of multitenant communications real estate with a portfolio of nearly 226,000 communications sites and a highly interconnected footprint of U.S. data center facilities.

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