Analyst Ratings for Genesis Energy L.P. (GEL)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Genesis Energy L.P. (NYSE:GEL) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for GEL last month.

A buy rating was issued by 4 analysts, 1 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for GEL. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 41, which equates to a potential upside of 34.56 percent. The lowest price target was 31, which equates to a potential downside of 1.74 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

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 -11.14 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -1.8 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -6.08 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, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of GEL to grow at a rate of 11.97 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 GEL is 2.77.

In the last 52-weeks, GEL has achieved a high of 38.36 and a low of 28.16. Currently the stock is 8.2 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 20.57 percent. GEL has a P/E ratio of 33.12. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GEL value stock report compares GEL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of GEL is $3.77 billion. GEL is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.