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.

ADPT was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 16, implying potential capital gains of 788.89 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 3, which equates to a potential downside of 66.67 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 downwards by an average of -13.09 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -13.09 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -2.2 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2.6 percent in FY estimates.

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, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

ADPT has an estimated earnings growth rate of -78.81 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. ADPT has a PEG ratio of -0.

In the trailing 52-weeks, ADPT hit 73.44 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 1.34. Today's price is 34.33 percent above the 52-week 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.