Why Antero Midstream Corporation (AM) Stock Declined -3.05% Today

Today’s big question for investors is, “what’s going on with Antero Midstream Corporation (NYSE:AM) stock? Its price is nose-diving -0.08 points, trading at $2.38 levels, and is down -3.05% from its previous close of $2.46. The shares seem to have an active trading volume day with a reported 7075154 contracts so far this session. AM shares had a relatively better volume day versus average trading capacity of 7.62 million shares, but with a 0.29 billion float and a -6.46% run over a week, it’s definitely worth keeping an eye on. The one year price forecast for AM stock indicates that the average analyst price target is $6.8 per share. This means the stock has a potential increase of 185.71% from where the AM share price has been trading recently.

During the recent trading session for Antero Midstream Corporation (NYSE:AM), the company witnessed their stock rise $0.43 over a week and tumble down $-1.93 from the price 20 days ago. When compared to their established 52-week high of $14.5, the high they recorded in their recent session happens to be higher. Their established 52-week high was attained by the company on 12/04/19. The recent low of $1.69 stood for a -83.55% since 03/19/20, a data which is good for most investors who are looking to take advantage of the stock’s recent rise. A beta of 0 is also allocated to the stock. Since the beta is less than one, it implies that the stock is more volatile than the market, a data that traders are keeping close attention to.

Looking at the current readings for Antero Midstream Corporation, the two-week RSI stands at 29.68. This figure suggests that AM stock, for now, is overbought, meaning that the shares are not stable in terms of price movement. The stochastic readings, on the other hand, based on the current AM readings is similarly very revealing as it has a stochastic reading of 28.48% at this stage. This figure means that AM share price today is being overbought.

Technical chart claims that Antero Midstream Corporation (AM) would settle between $2.74/share to $3.01/share level. However, if the stock price goes below the $2.26 mark, then the market for Antero Midstream Corporation becomes much weaker. If that happens, the stock price might even plunge as low as $2.05 for its downside target. The stock is currently in the red zone of MACD, with the indicator reading -0.07. Traders are always alerted for the move of a stock above or below the zero line due to the fact that the reading is an indicator of the position of the short-term average relative to the long-term average. If the MACD is above the zero line, then the short-term average relative is above that of the long-term average, thus implying an upward momentum. Vice versa is the case if the MACD is below the zero line.

Analysts at Robert W. Baird lowered their recommendation on shares of AM from Outperform to Neutral in their opinion released on March 09. Wells Fargo analysts have lowered their rating of Antero Midstream Corporation (NYSE:AM) stock from Equal Weight to Underweight in a separate flash note issued to investors on February 24. Analysts at Wells Fargo lowered the stock to a Market Perform call from its previous Outperform recommendation, in a research note that dated back to November 07.

AM equity has an average rating of 2.42, with the figure leaning towards a bullish end. 12 analysts who tracked the company were contacted by Reuters. Amongst them, 8 rated the stock as a hold while the remaining 4 were split even though not equally. Some analysts rate the stock as a buy or a strong buy while others rated it as a sell. 3 analysts rated Antero Midstream Corporation (NYSE:AM) as a buy or a strong buy while 1 advised that investors should desist from purchasing the stock or sell them if they already own the company’s stock.

Moving on, AM stock price is currently trading at 2.3X forward 12-month Consensus EPS estimates, and its P/E ratio is 0 while for the average stock in the same group, the multiple is 10.7. Antero Midstream Corporation current P/B ratio of 0.4 means it is trading at a discount against its industry’s 1.

Antero Midstream Corporation (AM)’s current-quarter revenues are projected to climb by nearly -10.7% to hit $237490, based on current consensus estimate. The firm’s full-year revenues are expected to expand by over 26.9% from $792590 to a noteworthy $1.01 billion. At the other end of the current quarter income statement, Antero Midstream Corporation is expected to see its adjusted earnings surge by roughly 31.2% to hit $0.21 per share. For the fiscal year, AM’s earnings are projected to climb by roughly 210% to hit $0.88 per share.