Analyst Ratings for Entegris Inc. (ENTG)Updated: 2017-07-28
Analysts covering Entegris Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. ENTG had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.
A buy rating was issued by 6 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
Several price targets were given for ENTG by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 31, which equates to a potential upside of 16.54 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 24, which equates to a potential downside of -9.77 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some 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 3.57 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 0.44 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 5.48 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, 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 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
Analysts estimate earnings of ENTG to grow at a rate of 40.51 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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. ENTG has a PEG ratio of 0.78.
In the last 52-weeks, ENTG has achieved a high of 27.20 and a low of 14.73. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 80.58 percent, and 2.21 percent lower than its 52-week high. ENTG has a P/E ratio of 31.67. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ENTG value stock report compares ENTG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.66 billion. ENTG will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.