Analyst Ratings for Cabela's Inc. (CAB)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Cabela's Inc. (NYSE:CAB) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. Last month, CAB received an average rating of Hold.

10 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 1 gave CAB a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 9 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for CAB by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 61.5, implying a possible profit of 5.91 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 59, which equates to a potential downside of 1.6 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -1.69 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.18 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2.34 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of CAB's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 29.38 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of CAB is 0.95.

In the last 52-weeks, CAB has achieved a high of 63.60 and a low of 45.00. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 29.04 percent, and 8.69 percent lower than its 52-week high. CAB has a P/E ratio of 27.92. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CAB value stock report compares CAB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4 billion. CAB will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.