Analyst Ratings for U.S. Concrete Inc. (USCR)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of U.S. Concrete Inc. (NASDAQ:USCR) have received a consensus rating of Buy from Wall Street analysts. USCR had previously received a consensus rating of Buy a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 7 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for USCR. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 90, implying a possible profit of 17.65 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 71, which equates to a potential downside of -7.19 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 1.81 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0.66 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.39 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 11.45 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

USCR has an estimated earnings growth rate of 157.7 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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. USCR has a PEG ratio of 0.32.

In the last 52-weeks, USCR has achieved a high of 80.45 and a low of 42.82. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 78.65 percent, and below the high by 4.91 percent. USCR has a price/earnings ratio of 50.38. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The USCR value stock report compares USCR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.23 billion. USCR is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.