Analyst Ratings for Chuy's Holdings Inc. (CHUY)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Chuy's Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:CHUY) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. Last month, CHUY received an average rating of Hold.

8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 1 gave CHUY a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

CHUY was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, which equates to a potential upside of 42.24 percent. The minimum price target given was 23, which equates to a potential downside of -0.86 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -13.89 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.45 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.54 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

CHUY has an estimated earnings growth rate of 3.6 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 CHUY is 6.32.

In the last 52-weeks, CHUY has achieved a high of 35.30 and a low of 21.59. Today's price is 7.46 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 34.28 percent. CHUY has a P/E ratio of 22.75. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CHUY value stock report compares CHUY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CHUY is $0.40316 billion. CHUY's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.