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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for FOE. The maximum price target given was 23, which equates to a potential upside of 21.82 percent. The lowest price target was 20, implying a possible loss of 5.93 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -5.71 percent. 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 2.53 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 made negative revisions. 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.

The growth rate of FOE's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 917 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of FOE is 0.17.

FOE has traded between a high of 19.37 and a low of 12.15 over the past year. Currently the stock is 55.39 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 2.53 percent. 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.