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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for GES. The highest price target was 16, implying potential capital gains of 24.61 percent. The minimum price target given was 11, implying potential capital losses of -14.33 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.06 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 19.43 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of GES to grow at a rate of 33.7 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. 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. Currently the stock is 34.31 percent higher than its 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.