Analyst Ratings for Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (CKEC)

Updated: 2016-12-21

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for CKEC. The most optimistic price target was 33.06, implying potential capital gains of -1.02 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 32.75, implying potential capital losses of -1.95 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -5 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -23.68 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -6.11 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -22.05 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of CKEC to grow at a rate of -72.07 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. CKEC has a PEG ratio of -1.94.

CKEC has a 52-week high of 34.53 and a 52-week low of 18.51. Today's price is 80.44 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.27 percent lower than its 52-week high. CKEC has a P/E ratio of 139.91. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CKEC value stock report compares CKEC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.81825 billion. CKEC will post this quarters earnings in -935 days, on 2017-02-27.