Analyst Ratings for BMC Stock Holdings Inc. (BMCH)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Buy has been given to BMC Stock Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:BMCH) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Buy was previously issued for BMCH last month.

Of the 9 analysts covering the stock, 7 gave it a buy rating, 1 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 BMCH by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 26, implying potential capital gains of 18.45 percent. The lowest price target was 22, implying a possible loss of 0.23 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -14.93 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.4 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -5.26 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of BMCH to grow at a rate of 100.69 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. BMCH has a PEG ratio of 0.35.

In the last 52-weeks, BMCH has achieved a high of 23.90 and a low of 15.45. Currently the stock is 42.07 percent higher than its low, and 8.16 percent lower than its 52-week high. BMCH has a P/E ratio of 34.84. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BMCH value stock report compares BMCH to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.47 billion. BMCH is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.