Analyst Ratings for Glaukos Corp. (GKOS)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Glaukos Corp. (NYSE:GKOS) have received a consensus rating of Buy from Wall Street analysts. Last month, GKOS received an average rating of Buy.

10 analysts declared GKOS a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 0 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 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.

Several price targets were given for GKOS by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 60, implying a possible profit of 46.82 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 49, implying potential capital losses of 19.91 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -15.48 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 26.47 percent in FY estimates.

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 revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

GKOS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 93.09 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. GKOS has a PEG ratio of 3.87.

In the last 52-weeks, GKOS has achieved a high of 52.49 and a low of 28.26. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 44.6 percent, and 22.15 percent below the high. GKOS has a price/earnings ratio of 360.56. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GKOS value stock report compares GKOS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.41 billion. GKOS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.