Analyst Ratings for Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH)

Updated: 2017-07-29

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE:DLPH) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, DLPH was issued an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 26 analysts covering the stock, 18 gave it a buy rating, 2 issued an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for DLPH. The highest price target was 112, implying a possible profit of 24.51 percent. The lowest price target was 69, which equates to a potential downside of -23.29 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 downwards by an average of -0.3 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.79 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.08 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.22 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 3 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 4 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

DLPH has an estimated earnings growth rate of 53.32 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, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. DLPH has a PEG ratio of 0.39.

DLPH has traded between a high of 93.43 and a low of 60.50 over the past year. Today's price is 48.68 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.72 percent below the high. DLPH has a price/earnings ratio of 21.02. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DLPH value stock report compares DLPH to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of DLPH is $24.25 billion. DLPH is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.