Analyst Ratings for Guess? Inc. (GES)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Hold has been given to Guess? Inc. (NYSE:GES) by analysts covering the stock. GES had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

Of the 7 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

GES was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 16, implying potential capital gains of 24.61 percent. The lowest price target was 11, implying a possible loss of -14.33 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 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -25 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.06 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 19.43 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, 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 GES to grow at a rate of 33.7 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of GES is 1.23.

GES has a 52-week high of 18.68 and a 52-week low of 9.56. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 34.31 percent, and below the high by 31.26 percent. GES has a P/E ratio of 41.42. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GES value stock report compares GES to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.03 billion. GES's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.