Analyst Ratings for GNC Holdings Inc. Cl A (GNC)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering GNC Holdings Inc. Cl A (NYSE:GNC) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for GNC last month.

10 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 1 gave GNC a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 6 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 2 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for GNC by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 20, which equates to a potential upside of 94.36 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 5, which equates to a potential downside of -51.41 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 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

In the last 52-weeks, GNC has achieved a high of 26.58 and a low of 6.51. Today's price is 58.06 percent above the 52-week low, and 61.29 percent lower than its 52-week high. GNC has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GNC value stock report compares GNC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.64089 billion. GNC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.