Analyst Ratings for Care Capital Properties Inc. (CCP)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Hold has been given to Care Capital Properties Inc. (NYSE:CCP) by analysts covering the stock. CCP had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

Of the 5 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for CCP. The highest price target was 32, which equates to a potential upside of 25.69 percent. The lowest price target was 20, implying potential capital losses of -21.45 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. That number becomes 0 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 7.14 percent.

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 revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of CCP to grow at a rate of 99.43 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of CCP is 0.18.

CCP has traded between a high of 31.56 and a low of 22.70 over the past year. Currently the stock is 12.16 percent higher than its low, and 19.33 percent lower than its 52-week high. CCP has a P/E ratio of 17.41. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CCP value stock report compares CCP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.15 billion. CCP is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.