Analyst Ratings for Fairchild Semiconductor Intl Inc (FCS)

Updated: 2016-09-19

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for FCS. The highest price target was 20, which equates to a potential upside of 0.7 percent. The lowest price target was 20, which equates to a potential downside of 0.7 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -4.77 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 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -8.96 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 revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of FCS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 1035.2 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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 FCS is 0.37.

FCS has traded between a high of 21.71 and a low of 12.95 over the past year. Currently the stock is 53.36 percent higher than its low, and 8.52 percent lower than its 52-week high. FCS has a price/earnings ratio of 379.95. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FCS value stock report compares FCS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of FCS is $2.28 billion. FCS's next earnings release will be on 2016-10-13, which is -825 days away.