Analyst Ratings for Dorman Products Inc. (DORM)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Dorman Products Inc. (NASDAQ:DORM) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. DORM had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

Of the 4 analysts covering the stock, 0 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for DORM. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 85, implying potential capital gains of 8.43 percent. The minimum price target given was 74.5, implying a possible loss of -4.96 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.59 percent. That number becomes 1.81 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.14 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.02 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

DORM has an estimated earnings growth rate of 10.76 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of DORM is 2.28.

In the last 52-weeks, DORM has achieved a high of 88.50 and a low of 60.00. Currently the stock is 30.65 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 11.42 percent. DORM has a price/earnings ratio of 24.5. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DORM value stock report compares DORM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of DORM is $2.66 billion. DORM is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.