Analyst Ratings for AAON Inc. (AAON)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of AAON Inc. (NASDAQ:AAON) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, AAON was issued an average rating of Hold.

0 analysts declared AAON a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AAON. The most optimistic price target was 38, implying potential capital gains of 12.26 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 37, implying a possible loss of 9.3 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -1.72 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -3.18 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of AAON's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 7.78 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of AAON is 4.54.

AAON has a 52-week high of 38.20 and a 52-week low of 25.33. Today's price is 33.64 percent above the 52-week low, and 11.38 percent below the high. AAON has a price/earnings ratio of 35.31. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AAON value stock report compares AAON to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AAON is $1.81 billion. AAON is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.