Analyst Ratings for Clean Harbors Inc. (CLH)Updated: 2017-07-27
An average rating of Hold has been given to Clean Harbors Inc. (NYSE:CLH) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for CLH last month.
Of the 13 analysts covering the stock, 5 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 2 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. 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 CLH by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 67, which equates to a potential upside of 17.35 percent. The minimum price target given was 50, which equates to a potential downside of -12.43 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 2 percent. That number becomes -5 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.74 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
CLH has traded between a high of 61.62 and a low of 43.03 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 32.69 percent, and 7.34 percent lower than its 52-week high. CLH has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CLH value stock report compares CLH to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.3 billion. CLH will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.