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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 43, which equates to a potential upside of 17.17 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 38, implying potential capital losses of 3.54 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -2.92 percent. That number becomes -4.74 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -2.38 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their 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.
Analysts estimate earnings of FIX to grow at a rate of 12.35 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, 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.
In the trailing 52-weeks, FIX hit 39.67 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 26.05. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 40.88 percent, and below the high by 7.49 percent. FIX has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.36 billion. FIX is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.