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, implying potential capital gains of 16.54 percent. The lowest price target was 24, implying potential capital losses of -9.77 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain 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. 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.
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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
The growth rate of ENTG's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 40.51 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. 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. Currently the stock is 80.58 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 2.21 percent. ENTG has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.