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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 62, implying potential capital gains of -4.22 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 61, implying a possible loss of -5.76 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -0.56 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.14 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of BEAV to grow at a rate of 18.58 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. BEAV has a PEG ratio of 1.13.

BEAV has traded between a high of 65.26 and a low of 42.57 over the past year. Currently the stock is 52.06 percent higher than its 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 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.