Analyst Ratings for Select Comfort Corp. (SCSS)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Select Comfort Corp. (NASDAQ:SCSS) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. Last month, SCSS received an average rating of Hold.

8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 2 gave SCSS a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 1.

SCSS was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 38, implying a possible profit of 13.57 percent. The minimum price target given was 17, implying a possible loss of -49.19 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 10.58 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 11.48 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -1.42 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.07 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 7 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 5 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of SCSS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 2.82 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. SCSS has a PEG ratio of 8.79.

SCSS has a 52-week high of 36.74 and a 52-week low of 17.95. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 86.41 percent, and 8.93 percent below the high. SCSS has a P/E ratio of 24.79. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SCSS value stock report compares SCSS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of SCSS is $1.38 billion. SCSS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.