Analyst Ratings for Chart Industries Inc. (GTLS)Updated: 2017-07-28
Shares of Chart Industries Inc. (NASDAQ:GTLS) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for GTLS last month.
A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 9 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
GTLS was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 44, which equates to a potential upside of 24.4 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 35, implying a possible loss of -1.05 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -4.35 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -4.77 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -1.33 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2 percent in FY estimates.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 4 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
The growth rate of GTLS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 103.95 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of GTLS is 0.92.
In the last 52-weeks, GTLS has achieved a high of 40.87 and a low of 27.01. Currently the stock is 30.95 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 13.46 percent. GTLS has a P/E ratio of 95.59. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GTLS value stock report compares GTLS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.06 billion. GTLS's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.