Analyst Ratings for Apogee Enterprises Inc. (APOG)Updated: 2017-07-28
An average rating of Buy has been given to Apogee Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ:APOG) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, APOG was issued an average rating of Buy.
5 analysts declared APOG a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
Several price targets were given for APOG by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 70, implying potential capital gains of 33.26 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 52, implying potential capital losses of -1.01 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 15.81 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.27 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 7.98 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their 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, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
The growth rate of APOG's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 30.7 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. APOG has a PEG ratio of 0.59.
APOG has traded between a high of 61.00 and a low of 39.88 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 31.72 percent, and 13.89 percent lower than its 52-week high. APOG has a price/earnings ratio of 18.05. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The APOG value stock report compares APOG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of APOG is $1.51 billion. APOG is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.