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 analyst gave a price target of 60, implying a possible profit of 46.82 percent. The lowest price target was 49, implying a possible loss of 19.91 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

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 -15.48 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 26.47 percent.

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 made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

GKOS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 93.09 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, 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 trailing 52-weeks, GKOS hit 52.49 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 28.26. Today's price is 44.6 percent above the 52-week low, and 22.15 percent lower than its 52-week high. GKOS has a P/E 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.