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.

Several price targets were given for SGRY by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 28, which equates to a potential upside of 31.15 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 21, implying potential capital losses of -1.64 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -2.78 percent on average, compared to last month. 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -5.36 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of SGRY to grow at a rate of 135.11 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. SGRY has a PEG ratio of 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 below the high. SGRY has a P/E 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 market cap of SGRY is $1.04 billion. SGRY's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.