On average, analysts predict that AECOM will post $2.92 earnings per share for the current year. DA Davidson also issued estimates for AECOM's Q2 2018 earnings at $0.70 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.73 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.73 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $2.75 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $3.00 EPS.
AECOM (NYSE:ACM) has earned an average recommendation of "Hold" from the twelve research firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded AECOM from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $37.00 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday, April 18th. BidaskClub cut AECOM from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 20th. Credit Suisse Group restated a "buy" rating and issued a $44.00 price target on shares of AECOM in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company.
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Insider Trades for AECOM show that the latest trade was made on 29 Jun 2017 where Kadenacy (Stephen M), the President completed a transaction type "Buy" in which 58880 shares were traded at a price of $32.33. AECOM has a 12 month low of $26.46 and a 12 month high of $40.72. The stock has a market cap of $4.98 billion, a PE ratio of 19.57 and a beta of 1.75. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $32.24 and a 200 day moving average of $34.18. Aecom (NYSE:ACM) has risen 3.75% since August 11, 2016 and is uptrending. The construction company reported $0.78 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.78. The firm had revenue of $4.56 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.54 billion. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 6.5% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.6 percent. AECOM's revenue was up 3.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. Next quarter's EPS is estimated at $0.62 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $2.89.
Panagora Asset Management Inc increased Customers Bancorp Inc (NYSE:CUBI) stake by 10,845 shares to 12,104 valued at $434,000 in 2016Q4. AQR Capital Management LLC raised its position in AECOM by 82.2% in the fourth quarter. Systematic Financial Management LP now owns 1,208,950 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $43,027,000 after buying an additional 503,160 shares during the last quarter. Webster Bank N.A. raised its stake in shares of AECOM by 39.8% in the first quarter. The institutional investor owned 31,093 shares of the construction company's stock after selling 3,470 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of AECOM by 12.4% in the first quarter. Financial Architects Inc now owns 4,584 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $163,000 after buying an additional 1,079 shares during the last quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC increased its stake in shares of AECOM by 220.7% in the second quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 225,034 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $8,182,000 after buying an additional 4,350 shares during the period. Finally, First United Bank Trust purchased a new position in AECOM during the first quarter worth about $239,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 5,359 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $173,000 after buying an additional 576 shares in the last quarter.