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, implying a possible profit of 17.17 percent. The lowest 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. 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -2.38 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
The growth rate of FIX's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 12.35 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of FIX is 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 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.36 billion. FIX's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.