Analyst Ratings for Kelly Services Inc. Cl A (KELYA)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Kelly Services Inc. Cl A (NASDAQ:KELYA) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for KELYA last month.

A buy rating was issued by 0 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for KELYA. The most optimistic price target was , implying potential capital gains of -100 percent. The lowest price target was , implying potential capital losses of -100 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 53.33 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 upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 13.16 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, 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 decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of KELYA's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -46.09 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. KELYA has a PEG ratio of -0.15.

KELYA has traded between a high of 24.70 and a low of 18.01 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 23.21 percent, and 10.16 percent lower than its 52-week high. KELYA has a P/E ratio of 7.04. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KELYA value stock report compares KELYA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of KELYA is $0.85931 billion. KELYA is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.