Analyst Ratings for Hibbett Sports Inc. (HIBB)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Hibbett Sports Inc. (NASDAQ:HIBB) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. Last month, HIBB received an average rating of Hold.

19 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 1 gave HIBB a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 16 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for HIBB. The highest price target was 23, implying potential capital gains of 46.03 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 12, implying potential capital losses of -23.81 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 downwards by an average of -213.33 percent. That number becomes -189.47 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 -19.21 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -21.29 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 6 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 6 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

HIBB has an estimated earnings growth rate of -11.11 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. HIBB has a PEG ratio of -0.58.

HIBB has traded between a high of 45.85 and a low of 12.90 over the past year. Today's price is 22.09 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 65.65 percent. HIBB has a P/E ratio of 6.4. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The HIBB value stock report compares HIBB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of HIBB is $0.30422 billion. HIBB will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.