Analyst Ratings for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd (NCLH)

Updated: 2016-08-12

Several price targets were given for NCLH by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 70, which equates to a potential upside of 81.58 percent. The lowest price target was 48, which equates to a potential downside of 24.51 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -10.62 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -10.86 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -7.89 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -8.02 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 6 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 5 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of NCLH to grow at a rate of 49.83 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. 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. NCLH has a PEG ratio of 0.35.

In the trailing 52-weeks, NCLH hit 64.27 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 37.01. Currently the stock is 4.16 percent higher than its low, and 40.02 percent lower than its 52-week high. NCLH has a price/earnings ratio of 17.38. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NCLH value stock report compares NCLH to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of NCLH is $9.1 billion. NCLH's next earnings release will be on 2016-11-01, which is -745 days away.