Analyst Ratings for BioTelemetry Inc. (BEAT)

Updated: 2017-07-28

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

5 analysts declared BEAT a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 0 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for BEAT. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 50, implying a possible profit of 43.68 percent. The lowest price target was 37, implying a possible loss of 6.32 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -2.27 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -4.32 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' 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 made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of BEAT to grow at a rate of -43.38 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. BEAT has a PEG ratio of -0.5.

BEAT has a 52-week high of 35.75 and a 52-week low of 15.25. Today's price is 128.2 percent above the 52-week low, and 2.66 percent lower than its 52-week high. BEAT has a P/E ratio of 21.89. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BEAT value stock report compares BEAT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of BEAT is $0.97857 billion. BEAT's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.