NYSE:AMC - AMC Entertainment Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$20.75 +0.10 (+0.48 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 02:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.90
Today's Range$20.55 - $20.90
52-Week Range$10.80 - $21.30
Volume34,505 shs
Average Volume1.70 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.55 billion
P/E Ratio-23.20
Dividend Yield4.00%
Beta0.84
AMC Entertainment logoAMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the theatrical exhibition business. The company owns, operates, or has interests in theatres. As of December 31, 2017, it owned, operated, or had interests in 649 theatres with a total of 8,224 screens in the United States; and 365 theatres and 2,945 screens internationally. The company was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Leawood, Kansas. AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. is a subsidiary of Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Motion picture theaters
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNYSE:AMC
CUSIPN/A
Phone913-213-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.41
Current Ratio0.68
Quick Ratio0.68

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-23.20
Forward P/E Ratio172.92
P/E Growth17.39

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.08 billion
Price / Sales0.52
Cash Flow$3.5470 per share
Price / Cash5.85
Book Value$16.64 per share
Price / Book1.25

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.89)
Net Income$-487,200,000.00
Net Margins-5.15%
Return on Equity1.70%
Return on Assets0.38%

Miscellaneous

Employees39,843
Outstanding Shares127,570,000
Market Cap$2.55 billion

AMC Entertainment (NYSE:AMC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AMC Entertainment's stock symbol?

AMC Entertainment trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AMC."

How often does AMC Entertainment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AMC Entertainment?

AMC Entertainment announced a special dividend on Monday, September 17th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 25th will be given a dividend of $1.55 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a yield of 4.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 24th. View AMC Entertainment's Dividend History.

How will AMC Entertainment's stock buyback program work?

AMC Entertainment declared that its board has approved a stock buyback program on Friday, August 4th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 58% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AMC Entertainment's earnings last quarter?

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (NYSE:AMC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.05. The firm earned $1.44 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.43 billion. AMC Entertainment had a negative net margin of 5.15% and a positive return on equity of 1.70%. AMC Entertainment's revenue was up 20.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($1.35) EPS. View AMC Entertainment's Earnings History.

When is AMC Entertainment's next earnings date?

AMC Entertainment is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AMC Entertainment.

What price target have analysts set for AMC?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for AMC Entertainment's shares. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $27.50. On average, they expect AMC Entertainment's share price to reach $20.5625 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for AMC Entertainment.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMC Entertainment?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMC Entertainment in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AMC Entertainment.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about AMC Entertainment stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about AMC Entertainment stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc., operates as a theatrical exhibition company primarily in the United States and internationally. It owned or interests in theatres and screens. AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. is based in Leawood, Kansas. " (7/20/2018)
  • 2. Cfra analysts commented, "We expect consolidated revenues to increase 6.9% in 2018 to about $5.43 billion (with some currency tailwinds), after 57% growth in 2017, which included some notable recent acquisitions in the U.S., U.K. and Nordic markets. We expect some improvement in attendance per screen in the U.S. and international markets, aided by the customer loyalty program." (6/27/2018)
  • 3. Wedbush analysts commented, "We estimate PA ARPA was up 35% y/y in the quarter, 2% better than our expectations, while both Rental (+35%) and traffic (+6% on average) also came in ahead of forecasts. Mortgage was admittedly a damper on results, however, falling 6% y/y in the quarter, and with the full-year outlook now calling for down mid-single digits. We continue to view Mortgage as a nice ancillary product, but less relevant to overall growth story, which continues to feature PA growth north of 20%. Projections for the Home segment continue to vary wildly, with consensus seemingly not even factoring it in on a large scale basis in 2019. Our prior $217.5 million forecast for 2018 remains unchanged, and falls at the higher end of the revenue range. At this point, with so much uncertainty, we see no reason to adjust our estimates, with the assumption that Zillow will also continue to invest heavily in the product both this year and next, weighing on adjusted EBITDA." (5/8/2018)

Who are some of AMC Entertainment's key competitors?

Who are AMC Entertainment's key executives?

AMC Entertainment's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Adam M. Aron, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Craig R. Ramsey, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 67)
  • Mr. John D. McDonald, Exec. VP of North American Operations (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mark A. McDonald, Exec. VP of Global Devel. (Age 60)
  • Ms. Elizabeth Furst Frank, Exec. VP of Worldwide Programming & Chief Content Officer (Age 49)

Has AMC Entertainment been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AMC stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. AMC Entertainment earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for AMC Entertainment.

Who are AMC Entertainment's major shareholders?

AMC Entertainment's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.76%), BlackRock Inc. (2.71%), Mittleman Brothers LLC (2.53%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.48%) and GMT Capital Corp (1.45%). Company insiders that own AMC Entertainment stock include Adam M Aron, American Multi-Cinema, Inc, Carla C Sanders, Jack Qunyao Gao, John D Mcdonald, Kevin M Connor, Stephen A Colanero and Wanda America Investment Holdi. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AMC Entertainment.

Which institutional investors are selling AMC Entertainment stock?

AMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, FMR LLC, Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Mittleman Brothers LLC, GMT Capital Corp, Peregrine Capital Management LLC and PVG Asset Management Corp. Company insiders that have sold AMC Entertainment company stock in the last year include Carla C Sanders, John D Mcdonald, Stephen A Colanero and Wanda America Investment Holdi. View Insider Buying and Selling for AMC Entertainment.

Which institutional investors are buying AMC Entertainment stock?

AMC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Boston Partners, BlackRock Inc., Wolverine Asset Management LLC and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd. Company insiders that have bought AMC Entertainment stock in the last two years include Adam M Aron, Jack Qunyao Gao and Kevin M Connor. View Insider Buying and Selling for AMC Entertainment.

How do I buy shares of AMC Entertainment?

Shares of AMC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AMC Entertainment's stock price today?

One share of AMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.70.

How big of a company is AMC Entertainment?

AMC Entertainment has a market capitalization of $2.55 billion and generates $5.08 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-487,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.89) on an earnings per share basis. AMC Entertainment employs 39,843 workers across the globe.

How can I contact AMC Entertainment?

AMC Entertainment's mailing address is One AMC Way11500 Ash Street, LEAWOOD KS, 66211. The company can be reached via phone at 913-213-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AMC Entertainment (NYSE AMC)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  647 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  381 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,028
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This page was last updated on 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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