Analyst Ratings for Rockwell Collins Inc. (COL)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Analysts covering Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE:COL) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for COL last month.

Of the 22 analysts covering the stock, 11 gave it a buy rating, 3 issued an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for COL. The most optimistic price target was 135, implying a possible profit of 18.7 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 96, which equates to a potential downside of -15.59 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.06 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 1.07 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.76 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.89 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 6 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of COL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 25.31 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. COL has a PEG ratio of 0.89.

COL has traded between a high of 114.21 and a low of 78.54 over the past year. Currently the stock is 44.81 percent higher than its low, and 0.42 percent lower than its 52-week high. COL has a price/earnings ratio of 22.43. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The COL value stock report compares COL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of COL is $17.7 billion. COL is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.