Analyst Ratings for Motorcar Parts of America Inc. (MPAA)Updated: 2017-07-28
Motorcar Parts of America Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, MPAA received an average rating of Buy.
3 analysts declared MPAA a buy, 1 issued an overweight rating, 0 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued 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.
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for MPAA. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 39, implying a possible profit of 40.64 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 32, implying potential capital losses of 15.4 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1.28 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -33.97 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 -0.44 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -6.94 percent.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of MPAA to grow at a rate of 15.79 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 people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of MPAA is 0.91.
MPAA has a 52-week high of 34.73 and a 52-week low of 21.75. Currently the stock is 27.49 percent higher than its low, and 20.16 percent lower than its 52-week high. MPAA has a price/earnings ratio of 14.37. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The MPAA value stock report compares MPAA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of MPAA is $0.52095 billion. MPAA is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.