Analyst Ratings for Equity One, Inc. (EQY)

Updated: 2017-02-13

Equity One, Inc. (NYSE:EQY) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, EQY was issued an average rating of Hold.

2 analysts declared EQY a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 7 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 3.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for EQY. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 35, implying a possible profit of 9.61 percent. The minimum price target given was 30, which equates to a potential downside of -6.04 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.43 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.25 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. 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.

Analysts estimate earnings of EQY to grow at a rate of 200.09 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. EQY has a PEG ratio of 0.33.

EQY has traded between a high of 33.46 and a low of 26.49 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 20.54 percent, and 4.57 percent lower than its 52-week high. EQY has a P/E ratio of 65.27. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The EQY value stock report compares EQY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of EQY is $4.66 billion. EQY will post this quarters earnings in -757 days, on 2017-02-22.