Analyst Ratings for Plexus Corp. (PLXS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, PLXS received an average rating of Hold.

A buy rating was issued by 1 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 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.

PLXS was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 63, which equates to a potential upside of 15.46 percent. The minimum price target given was 54, which equates to a potential downside of -1.04 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -4.06 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -4.06 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 0 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of PLXS to grow at a rate of 8.49 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of PLXS is 2.17.

In the last 52-weeks, PLXS has achieved a high of 58.74 and a low of 44.35. Currently the stock is 23.03 percent higher than its low, and 7.11 percent below the high. PLXS has a price/earnings ratio of 18.41. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PLXS value stock report compares PLXS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.84 billion. PLXS's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.