Analyst Ratings for KLX Inc. (KLXI)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering KLX Inc. (NASDAQ:KLXI) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. KLXI had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

5 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave KLXI a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave 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. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for KLXI. The most optimistic price target was 63, implying a possible profit of 20.94 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 52, which equates to a potential downside of -0.17 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.76 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 38.16 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 6.88 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 29.76 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of KLXI to grow at a rate of 119.27 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the 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. The PEG ratio of KLXI is 0.34.

In the last 52-weeks, KLXI has achieved a high of 53.13 and a low of 30.97. Currently the stock is 68.2 percent higher than its low, and 1.96 percent lower than its 52-week high. KLXI has a price/earnings ratio of 40.63. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KLXI value stock report compares KLXI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of KLXI is $2.69 billion. KLXI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.