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AMC Entertainment (AMC) Stock Declines While Market Improves: Some Information for Investors

The most recent trading session ended with AMC Entertainment (AMC) standing at $4.57, reflecting a -1.93% shift from the previouse trading day's closing. The stock's change was less than the S&P 500's daily gain of 0.13%. At the same time, the Dow added 0.13%, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 0.32%.

Prior to today's trading, shares of the movie theater operator had gained 7.62% over the past month. This has outpaced the Consumer Discretionary sector's gain of 2.42% and the S&P 500's gain of 2.99% in that time.

The upcoming earnings release of AMC Entertainment will be of great interest to investors. The company's earnings report is expected on February 28, 2024. In that report, analysts expect AMC Entertainment to post earnings of -$0.65 per share. This would mark year-over-year growth of 53.57%. Meanwhile, the latest consensus estimate predicts the revenue to be $1.1 billion, indicating a 10.54% increase compared to the same quarter of the previous year.

Investors might also notice recent changes to analyst estimates for AMC Entertainment. Such recent modifications usually signify the changing landscape of near-term business trends. Hence, positive alterations in estimates signify analyst optimism regarding the company's business and profitability.

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The Leisure and Recreation Services industry is part of the Consumer Discretionary sector. At present, this industry carries a Zacks Industry Rank of 79, placing it within the top 32% of over 250 industries.

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