Analyst Ratings for Fairchild Semiconductor Intl Inc (FCS)

Updated: 2016-09-19

A number of analysts gave price targets for FCS. The highest price target was 20, implying a possible profit of 0.7 percent. The minimum price target given was 20, which equates to a potential downside of 0.7 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -4.77 percent. 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, 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 FCS to grow at a rate of 1035.2 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of FCS is 0.37.

FCS has a 52-week high of 21.71 and a 52-week low of 12.95. Currently the stock is 53.36 percent higher than its low, and 8.52 percent below the 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 stock has a market capitalization of $2.28 billion. FCS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2016-10-13, days from today.