Analyst Ratings for Quality Systems Inc. (QSII)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of Quality Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, QSII was issued an average rating of Hold.

2 analysts declared QSII a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 9 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 4 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 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 decreased by 1.

QSII was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 16, implying a possible profit of -7.3 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 11, implying potential capital losses of -36.27 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -23.61 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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 -18.3 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of QSII to grow at a rate of 111.89 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. 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 QSII is 0.53.

In the last 52-weeks, QSII has achieved a high of 17.74 and a low of 10.61. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 62.68 percent, and below the high by 2.71 percent. QSII has a price/earnings ratio of 59.52. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The QSII value stock report compares QSII to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.09 billion. QSII will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.