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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.40
AMH's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
85% of the 577 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 0.05 vs. AMH: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
AMH' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.93 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.4
Equity to Asset 0.51
AMH's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
58% of the 600 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. AMH: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
AMH' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.51  Med: 0.63 Max: 0.98
Current: 0.51
0.51
0.98
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.66
M-Score: -1.50
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 3/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -8.03
AMH's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 613 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 45.61 vs. AMH: -8.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
AMH' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -225.46  Med: -11.66 Max: -5.47
Current: -8.03
-225.46
-5.47
Net-margin (%) -10.59
AMH's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 613 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 36.72 vs. AMH: -10.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
AMH' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -225.46  Med: -23.24 Max: -12.05
Current: -10.59
-225.46
-12.05
ROE (%) -2.28
AMH's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 616 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 7.02 vs. AMH: -2.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
AMH' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -2.29  Med: -2.25 Max: -2.1
Current: -2.28
-2.29
-2.1
ROA (%) -0.90
AMH's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 623 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. AMH: -0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
AMH' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.21  Med: -1.26 Max: -0.92
Current: -0.9
-2.21
-0.92
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 0.23
AMH's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 507 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 11.46 vs. AMH: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
AMH' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -4.05  Med: -0.90 Max: -0.28
Current: 0.23
-4.05
-0.28
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

AMH Guru Trades in Q3 2014

John Burbank 50,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 78,522 sh (New)
Chris Davis 462,680 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 62,400 sh (unchged)
John Griffin 8,700,000 sh (unchged)
Third Avenue Management Sold Out
Jim Simons 224,800 sh (-70.10%)
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Q4 2014

AMH Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Pioneer Investments 62,700 sh (+0.48%)
Chris Davis 462,680 sh (unchged)
John Griffin 8,700,000 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 50,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons 126,400 sh (-43.77%)
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Q1 2015

AMH Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 20,074 sh (New)
Jim Simons 751,700 sh (+494.70%)
Chris Davis 580,255 sh (+25.41%)
Pioneer Investments 63,100 sh (+0.64%)
John Burbank 50,000 sh (unchged)
John Griffin 3,135,300 sh (-63.96%)
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Q2 2015

AMH Guru Trades in Q2 2015

John Burbank 53,104 sh (+6.21%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Griffin Sold Out
Chris Davis 562,232 sh (-3.11%)
Pioneer Investments 61,000 sh (-3.33%)
Jim Simons 511,400 sh (-31.97%)
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Preferred stocks of American Homes 4 Rent

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
AMHPRA26.253.575 % Part Pfd Shs Series -A-
AMHPRB26.253.575 % Part Pfd Shs of Benef Interest Series -B-
AMHPC26.253.935 1/2% Part Pfd Shs of Benef Interest Series -C-
AMHEP24.850.005 1/2% Part Pfd Shs of Benef Interest Series -C-

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 1.00
AMH's P/B is ranked higher than
61% of the 607 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. AMH: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
AMH' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.98  Med: 1.05 Max: 1.13
Current: 1
0.98
1.13
P/S 6.57
AMH's P/S is ranked higher than
53% of the 619 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. AMH: 6.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
AMH' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 6.39  Med: 10.54 Max: 21.08
Current: 6.57
6.39
21.08
POCF 19.17
AMH's POCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 521 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 14.04 vs. AMH: 19.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
AMH' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 18.63  Med: 23.69 Max: 113.93
Current: 19.17
18.63
113.93
EV-to-EBIT 336.41
AMH's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99% of the 542 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 20.59 vs. AMH: 336.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AMH' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -382.2  Med: -208.70 Max: -101.1
Current: 336.41
-382.2
-101.1
Current Ratio 1.24
AMH's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 574 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. AMH: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AMH' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.16  Med: 1.62 Max: 24.78
Current: 1.24
1.16
24.78
Quick Ratio 1.24
AMH's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 574 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. AMH: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AMH' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.16  Med: 1.62 Max: 24.78
Current: 1.24
1.16
24.78
Days Sales Outstanding 8.67
AMH's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
70% of the 507 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 18.63 vs. AMH: 8.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AMH' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 10.07  Med: 18.02 Max: 529.49
Current: 8.67
10.07
529.49

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.24
AMH's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
124% of the 795 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 5.48 vs. AMH: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
AMH' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.15 Max: 1.28
Current: 1.24
0.29
1.28
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.24
AMH's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
125% of the 798 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 5.85 vs. AMH: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
AMH' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.15 Max: 1.3
Current: 1.24
0.29
1.3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.04
AMH's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
60% of the 595 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. AMH: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
AMH' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.03  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.13
Current: 1.04
1.03
1.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.59
AMH's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 565 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. AMH: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
AMH' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.59  Med: 0.92 Max: 1.81
Current: 0.59
0.59
1.81
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 0.30
AMH's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 592 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. AMH: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AMH' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -0.7  Med: 0.00 Max: 0.3
Current: 0.3
-0.7
0.3

Business Description

Industry: REITs » REIT - Residential
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Traded in other countries:A4XA.Germany, AMHEP.USA,
American Homes 4 Rent commenced operations in November 2012 to continue the investment activities of American Homes 4 Rent LLC. The Company is an internally managed Maryland real estate investment trust, or REIT, engaged in acquiring, renovating, leasing and operating single-family homes as rental properties. As of December 31, 2013, it owned 23,268 single-family properties in 22 states and had an additional 536 properties in escrow that it expects to acquire, subject to customary closing conditions, for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $75.5 million. As of December 31, 2013, 17,328 of its properties were leased. It has an integrated operating platform dedicated to property management, marketing, leasing, financial and administrative functions. The Company's acquisition and renovation functions are performed by AH LLC, to whom it pays an acquisition and renovation fee. The Company's primary competitors in acquiring portfolios include Invitation Homes LP, which is owned by Blackstone Group LP, as well as other private equity investors, public and private REITs and other sizeable private institutional investors. The Company's properties are subject to various covenants, laws and ordinances, and certain of our properties are also subject to the rules of the various homeowner associations where such properties are located.
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