Analyst Ratings for Comfort Systems USA Inc. (FIX)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Comfort Systems USA Inc. (NYSE:FIX) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. Last month, FIX received an average rating of Overweight.

3 analysts declared FIX a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for FIX. The maximum price target given was 43, implying potential capital gains of 17.17 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 38, implying potential capital losses of 3.54 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -2.92 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -4.74 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -2.38 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of FIX's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 12.35 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. FIX has a PEG ratio of 1.79.

FIX has a 52-week high of 39.67 and a 52-week low of 26.05. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 40.88 percent, and 7.49 percent lower than its 52-week high. FIX has a P/E ratio of 22.11. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FIX value stock report compares FIX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of FIX is $1.36 billion. FIX will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.