Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation (AP) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Last updated: Mar 11, '19

The analysis below may be helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about AP stock:

  • Is AP a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold AP stock today?
  • Is AP a good buy / a good investment?
  • What are AP analyst opinions, recommendations, ratings?

Here are AP stock buy reasons/signals:

1. AP stock price ($3.85) is close to the 52-week low ($3.01). Perhaps now is a good time to buy?

2. AP quarterly revenue growth was 8.00%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (5.29% and 4.74%, respectively).

3. AP profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 21.26pp.

4. AP Price/Book ratio is 0.33, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios.

5. AP Price/Sales ratio is 0.10, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios.

Here are AP stock sell reasons/signals:

1. AP short share of float is 4.70%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock.

2. AP short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 7.25. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock.

What are your thoughts on AP?

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