Analyst Ratings for Mobile Mini Inc. (MINI)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Mobile Mini Inc. (NASDAQ:MINI) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, MINI was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for MINI. The highest price target was 38, which equates to a potential upside of 25.52 percent. The minimum price target given was 32, which equates to a potential downside of 5.7 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -5.8 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -10.75 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -3.57 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -7.99 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, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 4 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 4 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of MINI's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 5.54 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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. MINI has a PEG ratio of 4.71.

MINI has traded between a high of 37.05 and a low of 23.40 over the past year. Currently the stock is 29.38 percent higher than its low, and 18.29 percent lower than its 52-week high. MINI has a P/E ratio of 26.12. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The MINI value stock report compares MINI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of MINI is $1.33 billion. MINI's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.