Analyst Ratings for FormFactor Inc. (FORM)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering FormFactor Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. A consensus rating of Buy was previously issued for FORM last month.

8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 7 gave FORM a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

FORM was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 19, implying a possible profit of 45.04 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 15, which equates to a potential downside of 14.5 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 25 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.49 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 15.55 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, 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 made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of FORM's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 222.33 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of FORM is 0.23.

FORM has a 52-week high of 15.58 and a 52-week low of 8.55. Today's price is 53.22 percent above the 52-week low, and 15.92 percent below the high. FORM has a price/earnings ratio of 50.38. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FORM value stock report compares FORM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.9556 billion. FORM's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.