Analyst Ratings for Camden Property Trust (CPT)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Camden Property Trust (NYSE:CPT) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. Last month, CPT received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 8 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 11 gave a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 3. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

CPT was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 96, which equates to a potential upside of 9.17 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 77, implying potential capital losses of -12.44 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 1.19 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -5.65 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.17 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2.89 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

CPT has an estimated earnings growth rate of -3.88 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of CPT is -4.73.

In the last 52-weeks, CPT has achieved a high of 90.83 and a low of 75.36. Today's price is 16.69 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 3.18 percent. CPT has a P/E ratio of 18.34. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CPT value stock report compares CPT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.92 billion. CPT will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.