Analyst Ratings for Energizer Holdings Inc. (ENR)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Energizer Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ENR) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for ENR last month.

12 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave ENR a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for ENR. The maximum price target given was 65, implying potential capital gains of 41.95 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 49, implying a possible loss of 7.01 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 upwards for this quarter, by about 1.39 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 -8.75 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.17 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.87 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 5 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 5 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

ENR has an estimated earnings growth rate of -6.99 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. ENR has a PEG ratio of -2.17.

ENR has traded between a high of 60.07 and a low of 41.97 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 9.1 percent, and 23.77 percent below the high. ENR has a price/earnings ratio of 15.17. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ENR value stock report compares ENR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.89 billion. ENR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.