Analyst Ratings for Finish Line Inc. Cl A (FINL)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Finish Line Inc. Cl A (NASDAQ:FINL) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. FINL had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

18 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave FINL a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 15 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

FINL was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 22, implying potential capital gains of 58.05 percent. The lowest price target was 13, implying a possible loss of -6.61 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 -3.66 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -21.64 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 downwards by -0.43 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.3 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 4 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

FINL has an estimated earnings growth rate of 270.53 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. FINL has a PEG ratio of 0.16.

FINL has a 52-week high of 24.52 and a 52-week low of 12.25. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 13.63 percent, and 43.23 percent lower than its 52-week high. FINL has a P/E ratio of 44.13. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FINL value stock report compares FINL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of FINL is $0.54078 billion. FINL is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.