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 maximum price target given 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. 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 downwards by an average of -2.78 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -8.04 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -5.36 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, 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. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 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 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.