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, implying a possible profit of 15.46 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 54, implying potential capital losses 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -4.06 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -4.06 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 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 revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of PLXS to grow at a rate of 8.49 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of PLXS is 2.17.

PLXS has a 52-week high of 58.74 and a 52-week low of 44.35. Today's price is 23.03 percent above the 52-week low, and 7.11 percent lower than its 52-week high. PLXS has a P/E 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 market cap of PLXS is $1.84 billion. PLXS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.