Analyst Ratings for CBL & Associates Properties Inc. (CBL)

Updated: 2017-07-27

CBL & Associates Properties Inc. (NYSE:CBL) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, CBL received an average rating of Hold.

2 analysts declared CBL a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 14 gave a hold rating, 0 gave 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 increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for CBL. The most optimistic price target was 17.5, which equates to a potential upside of 86.57 percent. The lowest price target was 6, which equates to a potential downside of -36.03 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some 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 -8.96 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.23 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -10.01 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of CBL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 343.41 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of CBL is 0.05.

In the trailing 52-weeks, CBL hit 14.30 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 7.15. Today's price is 31.19 percent above the 52-week low, and 34.41 percent lower than its 52-week high. CBL has a P/E ratio of 18.49. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CBL value stock report compares CBL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CBL is $1.56 billion. CBL is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.