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.

CAL was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 40, which equates to a potential upside of 43.94 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 27, which equates to a potential downside of -2.84 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -10 percent. 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.

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 made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of CAL to grow at a rate of 50.12 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. CAL has a PEG ratio of 0.38.

In the trailing 52-weeks, CAL hit 36.61 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 23.12. Today's price is 20.2 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 24.09 percent. CAL has a P/E 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.