Analyst Ratings for CSRA Inc. (CSRA)Updated: 2017-07-26
CSRA Inc. (NYSE:CSRA) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, CSRA received an average rating of Overweight.
11 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave CSRA a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 2. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
Several price targets were given for CSRA by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 38, implying a possible profit of 14.49 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 32, implying potential capital losses of -3.59 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -3.99 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.51 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.36 percent.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
CSRA has an estimated earnings growth rate of 5.9 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. CSRA has a PEG ratio of 3.07.
In the trailing 52-weeks, CSRA hit 33.67 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 24.48. Currently the stock is 35.58 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 1.43 percent. CSRA has a price/earnings ratio of 18.14. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CSRA value stock report compares CSRA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CSRA is $5.46 billion. CSRA's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.