Analyst Ratings for Advanced Energy Industries Inc. (AEIS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Advanced Energy Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:AEIS) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for AEIS last month.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 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. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AEIS. The highest price target was 88, implying a possible profit of 16.31 percent. The lowest price target was 62, which equates to a potential downside of -18.05 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 0.95 percent. That number becomes 13.42 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 1.55 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 11.79 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of AEIS to grow at a rate of 4.54 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. AEIS has a PEG ratio of 4.67.

AEIS has a 52-week high of 86.25 and a 52-week low of 39.25. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 92.76 percent, and 12.28 percent below the high. AEIS has a P/E ratio of 21.2. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AEIS value stock report compares AEIS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AEIS is $3 billion. AEIS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.