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.

Several price targets were given for MINI by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 38, implying potential capital gains of 25.52 percent. The minimum price target given was 32, which equates to a potential downside of 5.7 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 downwards for this quarter, by about -5.8 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -10.75 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 downwards by -3.57 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -7.99 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 4 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 4 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of MINI to grow at a rate of 5.54 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of MINI is 4.71.

In the trailing 52-weeks, MINI hit 37.05 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 23.40. Currently the stock is 29.38 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 18.29 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.33 billion. MINI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.