Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL) reported sales (ttm) of 4.03 Billion, whereas, 10 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 1753.61 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 1852.5 million and lower end at 1669.2 million while the year ago reported sale was 1085.5 million.
10 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Jul 27, 2017- Jul 31, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 1639.89 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 1724.4 million and 1588.7 million respectively.
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending May 05 BMO at 1.03, whereas, 10 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.9. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 1.05 and lower end at 0.79 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.83.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.73 reported by 10 number of analyst for the quarter ending Jul 27, 2017- Jul 31, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.73 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.82 and 0.61 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.81. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 1 analysts is at -20.2%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at -20.2 and -20.2.
Valuation Ratios of American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 4.81 while the company’s industry has 24.35 P/E and the sector P/E is 22.63. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 16.63 and low P/E is 2.3, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 24.19 and 32.37 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 11.56 for the industry and 14.76 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, AXL has Beta of 1.45 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 1.18 and 1.33 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of AXL stands at 0.44 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.92. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 3.78, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 14.77 and 520867.59 respectively.
5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:
Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.
5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL) stands at 8.84 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 8.43 and 4.01 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 10.06 and 5.22.
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AXL) Trading Statistics:
The company declined -0.5% and closed its last trading session at $15.85. The market capitalization of the company is at $1.8 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $21.25 on 02/09/17 and 52-week Low of $12.61 on 11/09/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 3.35% and Monthly Volatility of 2.88%. The Beta for the company stands at 1.41 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.52.