American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT): Price and Financial Metrics

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT)

Today's Latest Price: $219.89 USD

4.90 (2.28%)

Updated Jan 15 7:00pm

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Ranked of 58 in REITs - Diversified

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AMT Stock Summary

  • AMT has a market capitalization of $95,501,430,266 -- more than approximately 97.52% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 10.38 for American Tower Corp; that's greater than it is for 93.05% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, AMT is more volatile than just 4.43% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to AMT, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are CNI, DE, BTI, CCI, and BP.
  • AMT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit American Tower Corp's official web site, go to

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AMT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $219.89 52-week high $272.20
Prev. close $214.99 52-week low $174.32
Day low $214.22 Volume 2,404,600
Day high $220.45 Avg. volume 2,695,140
50-day MA $226.28 Dividend yield 2.2%
200-day MA $243.30 Market Cap 97.68B

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) Company Bio

American Tower Corporation is a real estate investment trust. It invests in the real estate markets across the globe. The firm engages in leasing of space on multi-tenant communications sites to wireless service providers, radio and television broadcast companies, wireless data and data providers, government agencies and municipalities and tenants in a number of other industries. American Tower Corporation was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

AMT Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$219.89$106.21 -52%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for American Tower Corp with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that American Tower Corp ranked in the 35th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of American Tower Corp, consider:

  • American Tower Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than just 14.39% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • American Tower Corp's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than merely 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Real Estate), American Tower Corp has a reliance on debt greater than only 17.24% of them.

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SPG, UE, SBAC, BXP, and IRT can be thought of as valuation peers to AMT, in the sense that they are in the Real Estate sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Yahoo | January 16, 2021

American Tower Corporation -- Moody's affirms American Tower's ratings following Telxius announcement, stable outlook

Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has affirmed American Tower Corporation ("American Tower")'s senior unsecured rating at Baa3. The rating affirmation follows the tower REIT's announcement that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Telxius Towers, a portfolio of about 31,000 existing communication sites in Europe and Latin America, for total consideration of E7.7 billion ($9.4 billion at current exchange rates).

Yahoo | January 15, 2021

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Yahoo | January 15, 2021

American Tower (AMT) Announces $9.4B Deal to Buy Telxius Towers

American Tower's (AMT) acquisition of 31,000 communications sites will enable it to accelerate property revenues and organic tenant billings growth, and scale business in Europe.

Yahoo | January 14, 2021

Why Shares of Telefonica Are Up Today

Shares of Telefonica (NYSE: TEF) jumped 10% on Wednesday after the Spanish telecom company agreed to sell its European and South American towers and related assets to American Tower (NYSE: AMT). The deal makes sense for both parties, and as of this writing shares of American Tower are up slightly as well. On Wednesday Telefonica said its Telxius Telecom unit has agreed to sell towers in Spain, Germany, Brazil, Peru, Chile, and Argentina for 7.7 billion euros, or about $9.41 billion in cash.

Yahoo | January 13, 2021

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AMT Price Returns

1-mo -0.18%
3-mo -8.53%
6-mo -13.85%
1-year N/A
3-year 69.36%
5-year 169.49%
YTD -2.04%
2020 -0.48%
2019 47.87%
2018 13.32%
2017 37.71%
2016 11.22%

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