Analyst Ratings for Entergy Corp. (ETR)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Entergy Corp. (NYSE:ETR) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for ETR last month.

Of the 21 analysts covering the stock, 2 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 16 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 2 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

ETR was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 88, implying potential capital gains of 15.56 percent. The minimum price target given was 74, which equates to a potential downside of -2.82 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.83 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -2.06 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.1 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.31 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, ETR hit 82.00 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 66.71. Today's price is 14.15 percent above the 52-week low, and 7.13 percent lower than its 52-week high. ETR has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ETR value stock report compares ETR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of ETR is $13.57 billion. ETR's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.