Analyst Ratings for Adeptus Health Inc (ADPT)

Updated: 2017-04-01

An average rating of Hold has been given to Adeptus Health Inc (NYSE:ADPT) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, ADPT was issued an average rating of Hold.

3 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave ADPT a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 2. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 1.

A number of analysts gave price targets for ADPT. The highest price target was 16, implying a possible profit of 788.89 percent. The minimum price target given was 3, implying potential capital losses of 66.67 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -13.09 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -13.09 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -2.2 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -2.6 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of ADPT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -78.81 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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. 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. ADPT has a PEG ratio of -0.

ADPT has a 52-week high of 73.44 and a 52-week low of 1.34. Currently the stock is 34.33 percent higher than its low, and 97.55 percent lower than its 52-week high. ADPT has a price/earnings ratio of 0.32. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ADPT value stock report compares ADPT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of ADPT is $0.04002 billion. ADPT's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.