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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 22, implying a possible profit of 58.05 percent. The lowest price target was 13, implying potential capital losses of -6.61 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -3.66 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -21.64 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.43 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -1.3 percent in FY estimates.

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, which can be compared to the 4 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of FINL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 270.53 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. FINL has a PEG ratio of 0.16.

FINL has traded between a high of 24.52 and a low of 12.25 over the past year. 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.