Analyst Ratings for Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (CTB)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (NYSE:CTB) by analysts covering the stock. CTB had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

CTB was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 53, implying potential capital gains of 35.98 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 40, implying a possible loss of 2.63 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 2.05 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -9.01 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.85 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -4.65 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of CTB to grow at a rate of -11.7 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of CTB is -0.83.

In the trailing 52-weeks, CTB hit 44.50 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 31.82. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 22.49 percent, and 12.42 percent lower than its 52-week high. CTB has a P/E ratio of 9.66. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CTB value stock report compares CTB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.07 billion. CTB will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.