Analyst Ratings for Exelon Corp. (EXC)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Exelon Corp. (NYSE:EXC) by analysts covering the stock. EXC had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 15 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 7 issued 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for EXC. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 44, implying a possible profit of 14.72 percent. The minimum price target given was 32, implying a possible loss of -16.57 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -14.09 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.19 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.19 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, while 4 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of EXC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 27.49 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's 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. EXC has a PEG ratio of 0.66.

In the trailing 52-weeks, EXC hit 38.43 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 29.82. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 28.62 percent, and 0.2 percent lower than its 52-week high. EXC has a price/earnings ratio of 18.18. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The EXC value stock report compares EXC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $35.18 billion. EXC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.