Analyst Ratings for Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (CPS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (NYSE:CPS) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for CPS last month.

7 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 4 gave CPS a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for CPS. The most optimistic price target was 131, implying a possible profit of 25.17 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 85, implying a possible loss of -18.78 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -4.56 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 -10.43 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -1.2 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.33 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 3 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of CPS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 34.5 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. CPS has a PEG ratio of 0.38.

In the trailing 52-weeks, CPS hit 118.59 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 82.50. Currently the stock is 26.86 percent higher than its low, and 11.75 percent lower than its 52-week high. CPS has a P/E ratio of 13.06. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CPS value stock report compares CPS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CPS is $1.86 billion. CPS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.