Analyst Ratings for National CineMedia Inc. (NCMI)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to National CineMedia Inc. (NASDAQ:NCMI) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, NCMI was issued an average rating of Overweight.

7 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave NCMI a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 3 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

NCMI was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 14, implying a possible profit of 88.68 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 8, implying a possible loss of 7.82 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -52.24 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -29.55 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of NCMI's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -26.13 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of NCMI is -0.71.

NCMI has traded between a high of 16.10 and a low of 6.97 over the past year. Today's price is 6.46 percent above the 52-week low, and 53.91 percent below the high. NCMI has a P/E ratio of 18.6. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NCMI value stock report compares NCMI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of NCMI is $1.05 billion. NCMI's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.