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.

EQY was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 35, which equates to a potential upside of 9.61 percent. The lowest price target was 30, implying a possible loss of -6.04 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -1.43 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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 1.25 percent.

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 revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of EQY's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 200.09 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, 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.

In the last 52-weeks, EQY has achieved a high of 33.46 and a low of 26.49. Currently the stock is 20.54 percent higher than its low, and 4.57 percent below the high. EQY has a price/earnings 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's next earnings release will be on 2017-02-22, which is -700 days away.