Analyst Ratings for Vascular Solutions, Inc. (VASC)

Updated: 2017-02-14

Shares of Vascular Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:VASC) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. VASC had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 0 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 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 decreased by 4. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for VASC. The maximum price target given was 56, implying a possible profit of 0.09 percent. The lowest price target was 56, implying a possible loss of 0.09 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of VASC to grow at a rate of 112.85 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, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 VASC is 0.72.

VASC has a 52-week high of 57.15 and a 52-week low of 25.01. Currently the stock is 123.71 percent higher than its low, and 2.1 percent below the high. VASC has a P/E ratio of 81.01. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The VASC value stock report compares VASC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of VASC is $0.98011 billion. VASC's next earnings release will be on 2017-01-19, which is -730 days away.