Analyst Ratings for Farmer Brothers Co. (FARM)

Updated: 2016-08-19

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for FARM. The most optimistic price target was 51, which equates to a potential upside of 68.99 percent. The lowest price target was 40, implying potential capital losses of 32.54 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 -7.35 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -7.35 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -2.52 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2.52 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, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of FARM to grow at a rate of 656.72 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. 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. The PEG ratio of FARM is 0.22.

FARM has a 52-week high of 32.94 and a 52-week low of 20.90. Currently the stock is 44.4 percent higher than its low, and 8.38 percent lower than its 52-week high. FARM has a P/E ratio of 144.23. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FARM value stock report compares FARM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.50879 billion. FARM's next earnings release will be on 2016-09-07, which is -861 days away.