Analyst Ratings for Andersons Inc. (ANDE)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Andersons Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, ANDE was issued an average rating of Buy.

5 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 4 gave ANDE a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave 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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for ANDE. The highest price target was 42, which equates to a potential upside of 22.09 percent. The lowest price target was 38, implying a possible loss of 10.47 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -4 percent. That number becomes -23.4 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -4.47 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -22.89 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 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of ANDE's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 113.05 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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. ANDE has a PEG ratio of 0.37.

ANDE has traded between a high of 44.90 and a low of 31.93 over the past year. Currently the stock is 7.74 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 23.39 percent. ANDE has a P/E ratio of 41.95. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ANDE value stock report compares ANDE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of ANDE is $0.97686 billion. ANDE is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.