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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for GES. The maximum price target given was 16, implying a possible profit of 24.61 percent. The lowest price target was 11, implying a possible loss of -14.33 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -25 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.06 percent, as compared to a month ago. 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. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of GES's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 33.7 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of GES is 1.23.

In the last 52-weeks, GES has achieved a high of 18.68 and a low of 9.56. Today's price is 34.31 percent above the 52-week low, 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 market cap of GES is $1.03 billion. GES is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.