Analyst Ratings for Envision Healthcare Corp. (EVHC)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Envision Healthcare Corp. (NYSE:EVHC) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. EVHC had previously received a consensus rating of Buy a month ago.

17 analysts declared EVHC a buy, 1 gave an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

EVHC was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 85, implying potential capital gains of 46.17 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 65, implying a possible loss of 11.78 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -0.62 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -24.39 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.46 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -17.97 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

In the trailing 52-weeks, EVHC hit 77.69 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 53.12. Today's price is 9.47 percent above the 52-week low, and 25.15 percent lower than its 52-week high. EVHC has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The EVHC value stock report compares EVHC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.92 billion. EVHC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.