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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for ENS. The highest price target was 92, which equates to a potential upside of 29.61 percent. The minimum price target given was 89, implying potential capital losses of 25.39 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -10.56 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -2.19 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

ENS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 31.31 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of ENS is 0.62.

In the last 52-weeks, ENS has achieved a high of 84.74 and a low of 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 price/earnings 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.