Analyst Ratings for SPX FLOW Inc. (FLOW)

Updated: 2017-07-27

SPX FLOW Inc. (NYSE:FLOW) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, FLOW received an average rating of Hold.

A buy rating was issued by 4 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for FLOW. The most optimistic price target was 47, which equates to a potential upside of 34.06 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 31, implying potential capital losses of -11.58 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -22.92 percent. That number becomes -26.09 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -14.8 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -10.12 percent.

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, which can be compared to the 5 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 5 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

FLOW has a 52-week high of 40.66 and a 52-week low of 22.34. Today's price is 56.94 percent above the 52-week low, and 13.77 percent below the high. FLOW has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FLOW value stock report compares FLOW to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.48 billion. FLOW is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.