AMC Entertainment Holdings (AMC) Posts Quarterly Results
AMC Entertainment Holdings (NYSE:AMC) released its earnings data on Wednesday. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.01, AR Network reports. The company had revenue of $726.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $744.00 million. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.7% on a year-over-year basis.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on AMC shares. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 15th. They now have a $21.90 price target on the stock. On a related note, analysts at Hudson Square Research initiated coverage on shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings in a research note on Monday, July 7th. They set a “buy” rating and a $29.50 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at MKM Partners initiated coverage on shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings in a research note on Friday, June 6th. They set a “buy” rating and a $28.00 price target on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. AMC Entertainment Holdings currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $26.63.
AMC Entertainment Holdings (NYSE:AMC) traded down 0.31% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $22.51. The stock had a trading volume of 154,037 shares. AMC Entertainment Holdings has a 1-year low of $18.81 and a 1-year high of $26.68. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $23. and a 200-day moving average of $22.88. The company has a market cap of $2.188 billion and a P/E ratio of 5.00.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Monday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 3rd.
AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc is a theatrical exhibition company. As of September 30, 2013, the Company owned, operated or held interests in 343 theatres with a total of 4,950 screens primarily in North America.
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