Analyst Ratings for Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for DOC last month.

15 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 8 gave DOC a buy rating, 2 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued 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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for DOC. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 23, which equates to a potential upside of 24.32 percent. The minimum price target given was 17, implying potential capital losses of -8.11 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 -27.68 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 -31.15 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -17.24 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -22.55 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 7 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 8 analysts decreased their estimates.

DOC has an estimated earnings growth rate of 375.62 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. DOC has a PEG ratio of 0.22.

In the trailing 52-weeks, DOC hit 22.03 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 17.12. Currently the stock is 8.06 percent higher than its low, and 16.02 percent below the high. DOC has a P/E ratio of 84.09. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DOC value stock report compares DOC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.3 billion. DOC will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.