Analyst Ratings for Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (CBRL)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (NASDAQ:CBRL) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, CBRL was issued an average rating of Hold.

1 analysts declared CBRL a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 1 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 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for CBRL. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 181, implying potential capital gains of 15.75 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 150, which equates to a potential downside of -4.07 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 downwards by an average of -0.23 percent. That number becomes 0 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.28 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

CBRL has an estimated earnings growth rate of -0.68 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of CBRL is -27.81.

CBRL has a 52-week high of 175.04 and a 52-week low of 130.15. Currently the stock is 20.15 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 10.67 percent. CBRL has a price/earnings ratio of 18.91. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CBRL value stock report compares CBRL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CBRL is $3.81 billion. CBRL's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.