Analyst Ratings for Isle of Capri Casinos (ISLE)

Updated: 2017-03-29

Analysts covering Isle of Capri Casinos (NASDAQ:ISLE) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. ISLE had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

4 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave ISLE a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 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 decreased by 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

ISLE was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 23, implying potential capital gains of -12.05 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 23, implying a possible loss of -12.05 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 2.59 percent. That number becomes 1.74 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -1.21 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 5.16 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of ISLE to grow at a rate of -19.48 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of ISLE is -0.9.

ISLE has a 52-week high of 26.89 and a 52-week low of 13.53. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 93.27 percent, and below the high by 2.75 percent. ISLE has a price/earnings ratio of 17.44. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ISLE value stock report compares ISLE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.11 billion. ISLE will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.