Analyst Ratings for Credit Acceptance Corp. (CACC)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Credit Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:CACC) have given it a consensus rating of Underweight. A consensus rating of Underweight was previously issued for CACC last month.

0 analysts declared CACC a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 5 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for CACC. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 229, implying a possible profit of -8.03 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 170, implying potential capital losses of -31.72 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0.11 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 3.46 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.32 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.24 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of CACC to grow at a rate of 11.99 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. CACC has a PEG ratio of 1.19.

In the last 52-weeks, CACC has achieved a high of 264.43 and a low of 160.63. Currently the stock is 55.01 percent higher than its low, and 5.84 percent lower than its 52-week high. CACC has a P/E ratio of 14.29. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CACC value stock report compares CACC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CACC is $4.83 billion. CACC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.