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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SCSS. The maximum price target given was 38, implying a possible profit of 13.57 percent. The lowest price target was 17, which equates to a potential downside of -49.19 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 10.58 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 7 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 5 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of SCSS to grow at a rate of 2.82 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of SCSS is 8.79.

In the last 52-weeks, SCSS has achieved a high of 36.74 and a low of 17.95. Today's price is 86.41 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 8.93 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.38 billion. SCSS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.