Analyst Ratings for Cott Corp. (COT)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Cott Corp. (NYSE:COT) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, COT was issued an average rating of Overweight.

7 analysts declared COT a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave 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 COT by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 20, which equates to a potential upside of 29.07 percent. The minimum price target given was 12, implying potential capital losses of -22.56 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. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -3.33 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -2.94 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -10.56 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

COT has traded between a high of 17.38 and a low of 10.10 over the past year. Currently the stock is 53.42 percent higher than its low, and 10.85 percent lower than its 52-week high. COT has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The COT value stock report compares COT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.68 billion. COT is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.