Analyst Ratings for National Interstate Corporation (NATL)Updated: 2016-11-09
NATL was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was , which equates to a potential upside of -100 percent. The minimum price target given was , implying potential capital losses of -100 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.83 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.83 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of NATL to grow at a rate of 24.07 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. NATL has a PEG ratio of 0.98.
NATL has a 52-week high of 34.49 and a 52-week low of 21.15. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 53.95 percent, and 5.6 percent lower than its 52-week high. NATL has a P/E ratio of 23.56. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NATL value stock report compares NATL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of NATL is $0.64963 billion. NATL's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.