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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for CPT. The maximum price target given was 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1.19 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -5.65 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of CPT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -3.88 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. CPT has a PEG ratio of -4.73.

CPT has a 52-week high of 90.83 and a 52-week low of 75.36. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 16.69 percent, and 3.18 percent below the high. CPT has a price/earnings 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 market cap of CPT is $7.92 billion. CPT is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.