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.
Several price targets were given for ETR by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 88, implying a possible profit of 15.56 percent. The lowest price target was 74, which equates to a potential downside of -2.82 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.83 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -2.06 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.1 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.31 percent.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. 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 last 52-weeks, ETR has achieved a high of 82.00 and a low of 66.71. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 14.15 percent, and 7.13 percent below the 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.