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 potential capital gains of 24.51 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 69, implying potential capital losses of -23.29 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -0.3 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.79 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.08 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.22 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 4 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

DLPH has an estimated earnings growth rate of 53.32 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 DLPH is 0.39.

In the trailing 52-weeks, DLPH hit 93.43 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 60.50. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $24.25 billion. DLPH is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.