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.

BEAV was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 62, which equates to a potential upside of -4.22 percent. The minimum price target given was 61, implying potential capital losses of -5.76 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -0.56 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.14 percent in FY estimates.

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. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

BEAV has an estimated earnings growth rate of 18.58 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of BEAV is 1.13.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BEAV hit 65.26 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 42.57. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 52.06 percent, and below the high by 0.81 percent. BEAV has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $6.53 billion. BEAV is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.