Analyst Ratings for Evercore Partners Inc. Cl A (EVR)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Evercore Partners Inc. Cl A (NYSE:EVR) by analysts covering the stock. EVR had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

Of the 10 analysts covering the stock, 3 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 3. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

EVR was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 94, which equates to a potential upside of 16.7 percent. The minimum price target given was 69, implying a possible loss of -14.34 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 -15.46 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -15.91 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -4.52 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -4.22 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 3 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of EVR to grow at a rate of 18.91 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of EVR is 1.04.

EVR has traded between a high of 83.30 and a low of 47.31 over the past year. Currently the stock is 70.26 percent higher than its low, and 3.3 percent below the high. EVR has a P/E ratio of 19.68. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The EVR value stock report compares EVR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.6 billion. EVR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.