Apollo Global Management LLC Stock Downgraded (APO)
- The company, on the basis of change in net income from the same quarter one year ago, has significantly underperformed when compared to that of the S&P 500 and the Capital Markets industry. The net income has significantly decreased by 71.0% when compared to the same quarter one year ago, falling from $248.98 million to $72.17 million.
- Net operating cash flow has significantly decreased to $389.18 million or 56.03% when compared to the same quarter last year. In addition, when comparing to the industry average, the firm's growth rate is much lower.
- APOLLO GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC has experienced a steep decline in earnings per share in the most recent quarter in comparison to its performance from the same quarter a year ago. This company has reported somewhat volatile earnings recently. We feel it is likely to report a decline in earnings in the coming year. During the past fiscal year, APOLLO GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC increased its bottom line by earning $3.97 versus $1.95 in the prior year. For the next year, the market is expecting a contraction of 31.7% in earnings ($2.71 versus $3.97).
- In its most recent trading session, APO has closed at a price level that was not very different from its closing price of one year earlier. This is probably due to its weak earnings growth as well as other mixed factors. Turning our attention to the future direction of the stock, we do not believe this stock offers ample reward opportunity to compensate for the risks, despite the fact that it rose over the past year.
- APO, with its very weak revenue results, has greatly underperformed against the industry average of 5.2%. Since the same quarter one year prior, revenues plummeted by 62.5%. Weakness in the company's revenue seems to have hurt the bottom line, decreasing earnings per share.
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