Analyst Ratings for Ferro Corp. (FOE)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Ferro Corp. (NYSE:FOE) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. A consensus rating of Buy was previously issued for FOE last month.

Of the 6 analysts covering the stock, 6 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 0 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for FOE. The most optimistic price target was 23, implying a possible profit of 21.82 percent. The minimum price target given was 20, implying a possible loss of 5.93 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 upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -5.71 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.53 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, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of FOE to grow at a rate of 917 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. FOE has a PEG ratio of 0.17.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FOE hit 19.37 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 12.15. Today's price is 55.39 percent above the 52-week low, and 2.53 percent lower than its 52-week high. FOE has a price/earnings ratio of 157.33. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FOE value stock report compares FOE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.57 billion. FOE's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.