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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for ENTG. The maximum price target given was 31, implying a possible profit 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. 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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of ENTG to grow at a rate of 40.51 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of ENTG is 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 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 market cap of ENTG is $3.66 billion. ENTG will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.