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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for CSRA. The most optimistic price target was 38, implying potential capital gains of 14.49 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 32, implying potential capital losses of -3.59 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -3.99 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.51 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.36 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

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. 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of CSRA is 3.07.

In the trailing 52-weeks, CSRA hit 33.67 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 24.48. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 35.58 percent, and 1.43 percent lower than its 52-week high. CSRA has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $5.46 billion. CSRA's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.