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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for NCMI. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 14, which equates to a potential upside of 88.68 percent. The minimum price target given was 8, implying potential capital losses of 7.82 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 upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -52.24 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -29.55 percent.

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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

NCMI has an estimated earnings growth rate of -26.13 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of NCMI is -0.71.

In the trailing 52-weeks, NCMI hit 16.10 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 6.97. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 6.46 percent, and 53.91 percent lower than its 52-week high. NCMI has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.