Analyst Ratings for Colony Capital Inc (CLNY)

Updated: 2017-01-08

Shares of Colony Capital Inc (NYSE:CLNY) have received a consensus rating of Buy from Wall Street analysts. Last month, CLNY received an average rating of Buy.

4 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave CLNY a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 gave 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. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for CLNY by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 32, implying a possible profit of 48.22 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 22, implying potential capital losses of 1.9 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -8.93 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -19.75 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the 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 decreased their estimates.

CLNY has an estimated earnings growth rate of 148.28 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. CLNY has a PEG ratio of 0.18.

CLNY has traded between a high of 21.92 and a low of 14.73 over the past year. Today's price is 46.57 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.51 percent below the high. CLNY has a price/earnings ratio of 26.02. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CLNY value stock report compares CLNY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CLNY is $2.46 billion. CLNY will post this quarters earnings in -694 days, on 2017-02-24.