Analyst Ratings for Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (FMSA)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (NYSE:FMSA) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, FMSA was issued an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 17 analysts covering the stock, 9 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 3 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for FMSA by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 8, implying potential capital gains of 176.82 percent. The lowest price target was 2.25, which equates to a potential downside of -22.15 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 16.67 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 100 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 7.89 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 65 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FMSA hit 13.12 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 2.58. Today's price is 12.02 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 77.97 percent. FMSA has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FMSA value stock report compares FMSA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of FMSA is $0.65592 billion. FMSA will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.