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 highest price target was 85, which equates to a potential upside of 46.17 percent. The lowest price target was 65, implying potential capital losses of 11.78 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.46 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -17.97 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

EVHC has traded between a high of 77.69 and a low of 53.12 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 9.47 percent, and 25.15 percent below the high. EVHC has a price/earnings 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 market cap of EVHC is $6.92 billion. EVHC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.