Analyst Ratings for Aegion Corp. (AEGN)Updated: 2017-07-29
Shares of Aegion Corp. (NASDAQ:AEGN) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for AEGN last month.
8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave AEGN a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AEGN. The maximum price target given was 30, which equates to a potential upside of 25.58 percent. The minimum price target given was 20, implying a possible loss of -16.28 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 3.75 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -5.04 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
AEGN has an estimated earnings growth rate of 17.71 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. AEGN has a PEG ratio of 1.19.
AEGN has a 52-week high of 26.68 and a 52-week low of 17.18. Currently the stock is 39.06 percent higher than its low, and 10.46 percent lower than its 52-week high. AEGN has a price/earnings ratio of 21.14. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AEGN value stock report compares AEGN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AEGN is $0.8001 billion. AEGN's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.