Analyst Ratings for Fairchild Semiconductor Intl Inc (FCS)

Updated: 2016-09-19

FCS was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 20, implying a possible profit of 0.7 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 20, implying potential capital losses of 0.7 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -4.77 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 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -8.96 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 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. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. FCS has a PEG ratio of 0.37.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FCS hit 21.71 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 12.95. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 53.36 percent, 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 market cap of FCS is $2.28 billion. FCS's next earnings release will be on 2016-10-13, which is -893 days away.