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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for COT. The maximum price target given was 20, which equates to a potential upside of 29.07 percent. The minimum price target given was 12, which equates to a potential downside of -22.56 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

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 -3.33 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 downwards by -2.94 percent, as compared to a month ago. 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 have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, COT hit 17.38 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 10.10. 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 market cap of COT is $2.68 billion. COT will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.