Analyst Ratings for B/E Aerospace Inc (BEAV)

Updated: 2017-04-08

An average rating of Hold has been given to B/E Aerospace Inc (NASDAQ:BEAV) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, BEAV received an average rating of Hold.

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

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for BEAV. The highest price target was 62, implying potential capital gains of -4.22 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 61, implying a possible loss of -5.76 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -0.56 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 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.14 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of BEAV to grow at a rate of 18.58 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. BEAV has a PEG ratio of 1.13.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BEAV hit 65.26 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 42.57. Today's price is 52.06 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.81 percent. BEAV has a P/E ratio of 21. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BEAV value stock report compares BEAV to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of BEAV is $6.53 billion. BEAV's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.