Analyst Ratings for Phibro Animal Health Corp. (PAHC)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Phibro Animal Health Corp. (NASDAQ:PAHC) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. PAHC had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

1 analysts declared PAHC a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 2 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for PAHC. The highest price target was 42, which equates to a potential upside of 9.23 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 26, implying potential capital losses of -32.38 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

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, 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 decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of PAHC to grow at a rate of -4.31 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, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of PAHC is -5.51.

PAHC has a 52-week high of 39.10 and a 52-week low of 19.02. Today's price is 102.16 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.66 percent below the high. PAHC has a price/earnings ratio of 23.73. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PAHC value stock report compares PAHC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.53 billion. PAHC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.