Autohome (ATHM) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Revenue on Monday


Autohome (NYSE:ATHM) is set to post its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Monday, November 12th. Analysts expect Autohome to post earnings of $0.82 per share for the quarter.


Autohome (NYSE:ATHM) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August 8th. The information services provider reported $0.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.03. Autohome had a net margin of 36.15% and a return on equity of 27.64%. The firm had revenue of $282.43 million during the quarter. On average, analysts expect Autohome to post $3 EPS for the current fiscal year and $4 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of Autohome stock traded down $0.42 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $75.00. 4,700 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,251,776. Autohome has a 52-week low of $52.93 and a 52-week high of $119.50. The stock has a market cap of $9.00 billion, a PE ratio of 29.56 and a beta of 1.86.

A number of research analysts have weighed in on the stock. CLSA set a $95.00 price objective on shares of Autohome and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 16th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. assumed coverage on shares of Autohome in a report on Wednesday, August 29th. They issued a “hold” rating and a $80.00 price objective for the company. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Autohome from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $121.00 price objective for the company in a report on Tuesday, July 10th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Autohome from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 19th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $80.00.

About Autohome

Autohome Inc operates as an online destination for automobile consumers in the People’s Republic of China. The company, through its Websites, autohome.com.cn and che168.com, delivers comprehensive, independent, and interactive content to automobile buyers and owners, including company generated content, such as automobile-related articles and reviews, pricing trends in various local markets, photographs, video clips, and live streaming; automobile library, which comprises a range of specifications covering performance levels, dimensions, powertrains, vehicle bodies, interiors, safety, entertainment systems, and other features, as well as manufacturers’ suggested retail prices; new and used automobile listings, and promotional information; and user generated content and forums.

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