Analyst Ratings for HSN Inc. (HSNI)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering HSN Inc. (NASDAQ:HSNI) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for HSNI last month.

Of the 7 analysts covering the stock, 2 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 3. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for HSNI. The most optimistic price target was 61, implying potential capital gains of 53.07 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 37, implying a possible loss of -7.15 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.85 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -4.84 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.82 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.33 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

HSNI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 15.8 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. HSNI has a PEG ratio of 1.2.

HSNI has a 52-week high of 52.81 and a 52-week low of 30.75. Today's price is 29.59 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 24.54 percent. HSNI has a price/earnings ratio of 18.98. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The HSNI value stock report compares HSNI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.11 billion. HSNI's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.