Analyst Ratings for Sun Hydraulics Corp. (SNHY)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Sun Hydraulics Corp. (NASDAQ:SNHY) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for SNHY last month.

2 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave SNHY a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

SNHY was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 46, which equates to a potential upside of 9.97 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 46, implying potential capital losses of 9.97 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 7.02 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 5.97 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 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of SNHY to grow at a rate of 41.71 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. SNHY has a PEG ratio of 1.06.

In the last 52-weeks, SNHY has achieved a high of 44.82 and a low of 28.46. Currently the stock is 46.98 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 6.67 percent. SNHY has a price/earnings ratio of 44.03. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SNHY value stock report compares SNHY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of SNHY is $1.13 billion. SNHY will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.