Analyst Ratings for Allstate Corp. (ALL)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Allstate Corp. (NYSE:ALL) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, ALL was issued an average rating of Overweight.

12 analysts declared ALL a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 8 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for ALL. The highest price target was 105, implying potential capital gains of 16.02 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 78, implying potential capital losses of -13.81 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -16.95 percent. That number becomes -24.57 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -3.58 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.5 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 8 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 9 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of ALL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 1.19 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. ALL has a PEG ratio of 12.85.

In the last 52-weeks, ALL has achieved a high of 90.74 and a low of 66.55. Currently the stock is 35.99 percent higher than its low, and 0.26 percent below the high. ALL has a price/earnings ratio of 15.29. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ALL value stock report compares ALL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $32.69 billion. ALL will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.