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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for CHUY. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, which equates to a potential upside of 42.24 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 23, which equates to a potential downside of -0.86 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -13.89 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.45 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -3.54 percent.

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, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

CHUY has an estimated earnings growth rate of 3.6 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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 people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. CHUY has a PEG ratio of 6.32.

CHUY has a 52-week high of 35.30 and a 52-week low of 21.59. Currently the stock is 7.46 percent higher than its low, and 34.28 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $0.40316 billion. CHUY is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.