Analyst Ratings for Starz (STRZA)

Updated: 2016-12-06

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for STRZA. The maximum price target given was 36, implying potential capital gains of 6.86 percent. The lowest price target was 27, implying potential capital losses of -19.86 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -1.64 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 downwards by -0.93 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -6.18 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of STRZA's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 18.58 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of STRZA is 1.

STRZA has a 52-week high of 35.37 and a 52-week low of 20.33. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 65.72 percent, and 4.75 percent below the high. STRZA has a price/earnings ratio of 18.64. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The STRZA value stock report compares STRZA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of STRZA is $3.31 billion. STRZA will post this quarters earnings in -769 days, on 2017-02-15.