Analyst Ratings for Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc. (OLLI)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:OLLI) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. OLLI had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

9 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave OLLI a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for OLLI. The most optimistic price target was 48, which equates to a potential upside of 7.87 percent. The lowest price target was 40, implying a possible loss of -10.11 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes 2.08 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 upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.63 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of OLLI's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 10.7 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. OLLI has a PEG ratio of 3.93.

OLLI has traded between a high of 44.88 and a low of 24.12 over the past year. Currently the stock is 84.49 percent higher than its low, and 0.85 percent below the high. OLLI has a price/earnings ratio of 42. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OLLI value stock report compares OLLI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of OLLI is $2.69 billion. OLLI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.