Analyst Ratings for Caleres Inc. (CAL)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Caleres Inc. (NYSE:CAL) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. About 30 days ago, CAL was issued an average rating of Buy.

Of the 8 analysts covering the stock, 6 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for CAL by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 40, implying a possible profit of 43.94 percent. The lowest price target was 27, implying potential capital losses of -2.84 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -10 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.46 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their 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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of CAL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 50.12 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of CAL is 0.38.

CAL has traded between a high of 36.61 and a low of 23.12 over the past year. Currently the stock is 20.2 percent higher than its low, and 24.09 percent lower than its 52-week high. CAL has a price/earnings ratio of 18.99. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CAL value stock report compares CAL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CAL is $1.19 billion. CAL will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.