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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for DOC. The most optimistic price target was 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. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -27.68 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -31.15 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -17.24 percent, compared to last month. 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 made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 7 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 8 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of DOC to grow at a rate of 375.62 percent. 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. 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 DOC is 0.22.

In the last 52-weeks, DOC has achieved a high of 22.03 and a low of 17.12. Today's price is 8.06 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 16.02 percent. 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.