Analyst Ratings for SPS Commerce Inc. (SPSC)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to SPS Commerce Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSC) by analysts covering the stock. SPSC had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

11 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave SPSC a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. 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 SPSC. The most optimistic price target was 84, which equates to a potential upside of 46.49 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 56, implying potential capital losses of -2.34 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 upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -2.5 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 1.83 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, 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.

SPSC has an estimated earnings growth rate of -37.33 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of SPSC is -3.57.

SPSC has traded between a high of 74.85 and a low of 48.11 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 19.19 percent, and 23.39 percent lower than its 52-week high. SPSC has a P/E ratio of 133.35. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SPSC value stock report compares SPSC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.01 billion. SPSC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.