Analyst Ratings for Surgery Partners Inc. (SGRY)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Surgery Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:SGRY) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, SGRY received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 5 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 2. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SGRY. The highest price target was 28, implying potential capital gains of 31.15 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 21, which equates to a potential downside of -1.64 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 downwards by an average of -2.78 percent. That number becomes -8.04 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -5.36 percent in FY estimates.

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 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of SGRY's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 135.11 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. 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 SGRY is 0.57.

In the last 52-weeks, SGRY has achieved a high of 24.05 and a low of 13.60. Today's price is 56.99 percent above the 52-week low, and 11.23 percent lower than its 52-week high. SGRY has a price/earnings ratio of 76.34. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SGRY value stock report compares SGRY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.04 billion. SGRY's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.