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AMERICAN TOWER CORP(NEW): STOCK RATING SUMMARY
9
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AMERICAN TOWER Corp(NEW), a large-cap growth company in the consumer services sector, is expected to significantly outperform the market over the next six months with very low risk.

10 is the best possible rating.

QUICK SUMMARY
Pro

The StockScouter measure of relative price change and consistency is very high. Very positive

The price-to-sales multiple is significantly higher than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Very positive for a medium- to large-sized company like AMT

Earnings growth in the past year is holding steady compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Neutral

Con

The price-to-earnings multiple is higher than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Negative

FUNDAMENTAL
Grade: A

The most recent quarterly earnings report was approximately equal to or higher than analysts’ consensus forecast, but not to a degree that is predictive of future returns. Neutral

Earnings growth in the past year is holding steady compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Neutral

One or more analysts has modestly increased quarterly earnings estimates for AMT. Positive

OWNERSHIP
Grade: D

Two or more executives, directors or major shareholders sold a small number of shares recently. Negative

Shares are neither being accumulated heavily nor sold heavily by financial institutions. Neutral for a large company like AMT

VALUATION
Grade: B

The price-to-earnings multiple is higher than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Negative

The price-to-sales multiple is significantly higher than the average for all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Very positive for a medium- to large-sized company like AMT

The ratio of AMT's price-to-earnings multiple to its five-year growth rate is above the average of all stocks in the StockScouter universe. Negative

TECHNICAL
Grade: A

The StockScouter measure of relative price change and consistency is very high. Very positive

Previous day's closing price for AMT was slightly above its 50-day moving average. Positive

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