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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for EQY. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 35, implying a possible profit of 9.61 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 30, implying potential capital losses of -6.04 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

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 -1.43 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 1.25 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of EQY to grow at a rate of 200.09 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of EQY is 0.33.

In the last 52-weeks, EQY has achieved a high of 33.46 and a low of 26.49. Today's price is 20.54 percent above the 52-week low, 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 stock has a market capitalization of $4.66 billion. EQY will post this quarters earnings in -821 days, on 2017-02-22.