Analyst Ratings for RBC Bearings Inc. (ROLL)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of RBC Bearings Inc. (NASDAQ:ROLL) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, ROLL was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for ROLL by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 115, implying potential capital gains of 12.04 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 87, implying a possible loss of -15.24 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 upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. 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 -8.72 percent.

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. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of ROLL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 19.79 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of ROLL is 1.75.

In the last 52-weeks, ROLL has achieved a high of 108.39 and a low of 67.99. Currently the stock is 50.96 percent higher than its low, and 5.3 percent lower than its 52-week high. ROLL has a price/earnings ratio of 34.56. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ROLL value stock report compares ROLL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.47 billion. ROLL's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.