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 maximum price target given was 38, implying a possible profit of 14.49 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 32, implying a possible loss of -3.59 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -3.99 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 0.51 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. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. 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. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. 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. The PEG ratio of CSRA is 3.07.

CSRA has traded between a high of 33.67 and a low of 24.48 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 35.58 percent, 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 stock has a market capitalization of $5.46 billion. CSRA is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.