Analyst Ratings for EnerSys (ENS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

EnerSys (NYSE:ENS) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for ENS last month.

A buy rating was issued by 1 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

ENS was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 92, implying potential capital gains of 29.61 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 89, implying potential capital losses of 25.39 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -10.56 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2.19 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of ENS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 31.31 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. ENS has a PEG ratio of 0.62.

In the trailing 52-weeks, ENS hit 84.74 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 60.84. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 16.67 percent, and 16.24 percent below the high. ENS has a P/E ratio of 19.5. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ENS value stock report compares ENS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.15 billion. ENS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.