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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 38, implying potential capital gains of 14.49 percent. The lowest price target was 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. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which 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.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of CSRA to grow at a rate of 5.9 percent. 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of CSRA is 3.07.

In the last 52-weeks, CSRA has achieved a high of 33.67 and a low of 24.48. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 35.58 percent, and 1.43 percent below the high. 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.