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 a possible profit of 31.15 percent. The lowest price target was 21, which equates to a potential downside of -1.64 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -2.78 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -5.36 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

SGRY has an estimated earnings growth rate of 135.11 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of SGRY is 0.57.

SGRY has a 52-week high of 24.05 and a 52-week low of 13.60. Today's price is 56.99 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 11.23 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.04 billion. SGRY will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.