Analyst Ratings for Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings Inc. (AJRD)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings Inc. (NYSE:AJRD) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. AJRD had previously received a consensus rating of Buy a month ago.

3 analysts declared AJRD a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 gave 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for AJRD by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 28, implying potential capital gains of 19.2 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 26, implying potential capital losses of 10.69 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 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -12.5 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 3.27 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -16.11 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of AJRD's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 202.95 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of AJRD is 0.46.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AJRD hit 23.94 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 16.04. Today's price is 46.45 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.88 percent lower than its 52-week high. AJRD has a price/earnings ratio of 92.37. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AJRD value stock report compares AJRD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.76 billion. AJRD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.