Analyst Ratings for Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (ALSN)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ALSN) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for ALSN last month.

Of the 15 analysts covering the stock, 8 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 6 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for ALSN by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 49, implying potential capital gains of 30.18 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 31, implying a possible loss of -17.64 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 8.75 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.28 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 9.55 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of ALSN to grow at a rate of 20.73 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of ALSN is 1.2.

In the trailing 52-weeks, ALSN hit 40.02 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 26.74. Today's price is 40.76 percent above the 52-week low, and 5.95 percent below the high. ALSN has a P/E ratio of 24.93. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ALSN value stock report compares ALSN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of ALSN is $5.67 billion. ALSN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.