Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (NYSE:AWH) is trading up 75.57% versus 12-month low of 30.29 and stands -1.52% lower from its 1-year peak of $54.00. The consensus price target (PT) of $52.57 means that the market expects Company shares to increase by -1.3% in the short run. The sell-side target prices range from $47 to $60. In the last month the stock has moved in price 13.49%, with a one year change of 48.13%. The last trading session volume compares with the 807.51K average and market worth floats around 4.64B.

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (NYSE:AWH) fell -0.15% to reach at the trading price of $53.18 as it is set to release its next quarterly earnings report on February 08, 2017. Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG stock trades in the range of $53.18 to $53.65 before the earnings release. Let’s take a closer look at the current earnings forecast, particularly the things traders should pay close attention to. Earnings per share for the recently concluded quarter is expected to come in at $0.62 a share with $583.43M in revenue.

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (AWH) Future Earnings & History

After upcoming fiscal quarter results, all eyes will be on the prospects for the next reporting quarter. Analysts, on average, forecast Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG to earn $0.67 per share (EPS) on revenue of $604.7M. The EPS consensus range is $0.6-$0.76 on revenue between $608.9M and $600.5M.

While if we look at the Earnings Track Record, Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (AWH) managed to surpass quarterly earnings per share estimates in 7 of the trailing twelve fiscal quarters, and has a positive trend with an average surprise of 58%. Last time the company reported, Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (AWH) generated $0.62 in earnings per share, beating the consensus estimate of $0.59. Revenues hit $584.05M in the September 2017 quarter, which was below the consensus $612.14M projection. On the other hand, in the June 2017 quarter the company recorded a net $602.97M revenue with earnings per share of $0.91. Wall Street had anticipated $621.16M and $0.39, respectively. For comparison, there was a revenue of $580.12M and EPS of $0.65 in the March 2016 period.

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (NYSE:AWH) Analyst Insights

The buoyancy in the outlook of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (AWH) is getting weaker by the somewhat negative sentiment (2.80 on a 5-point scale) that sell-side analysts have provided concerning it. Brokerage firms on the average advocate the company shares as Equal Weight. JMP Securities has been covering shares of AWH, so it is most recent view is worth a look. In a research note issued on Jan 06, 2017, analysts at downgraded the stock to Neutral from Overweight. Another noteworthy analyst activity was recorded on Dec 21, 2016. Downgraded the stock to Mkt Perform from Mkt Outperform.