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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for DORM. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 85, which equates to a potential upside of 8.43 percent. The lowest price target was 74.5, which equates to a potential downside of -4.96 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -0.59 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 1.81 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 0.14 percent, compared to last month. 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. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of DORM's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 10.76 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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. DORM has a PEG ratio of 2.28.

In the last 52-weeks, DORM has achieved a high of 88.50 and a low of 60.00. Today's price is 30.65 percent above the 52-week low, and 11.42 percent below the high. DORM has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $2.66 billion. DORM will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.