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.

ENTG was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 31, which equates to a potential upside of 16.54 percent. The minimum price target given was 24, implying potential capital losses of -9.77 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 3.57 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.44 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 5.48 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of ENTG's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 40.51 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, 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 trailing 52-weeks, ENTG hit 27.20 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 14.73. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 80.58 percent, and 2.21 percent below the 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 market cap of ENTG is $3.66 billion. ENTG will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.