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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AEIS. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.95 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 13.42 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 1.55 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 11.79 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

AEIS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 4.54 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. 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. Currently the stock is 92.76 percent higher than its low, and 12.28 percent lower than its 52-week 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 stock has a market capitalization of $3 billion. AEIS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.