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.

CPS was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 131, implying potential capital gains of 25.17 percent. The minimum price target given was 85, implying potential capital losses of -18.78 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.

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. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -1.2 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.33 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 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of CPS to grow at a rate of 34.5 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. CPS has a PEG ratio of 0.38.

CPS has traded between a high of 118.59 and a low of 82.50 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 26.86 percent, and below the high by 11.75 percent. CPS has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.