Analyst Ratings for Heico Corp. (HEI)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Heico Corp. (NYSE:HEI) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. HEI had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

5 analysts declared HEI a buy, 1 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave 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.

HEI was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 87, implying potential capital gains of 7.67 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 68, implying a possible loss of -15.84 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 5.09 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 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.

The growth rate of HEI's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 3.41 percent. 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. HEI has a PEG ratio of 11.73.

HEI has traded between a high of 80.97 and a low of 52.56 over the past year. Today's price is 53.73 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.21 percent. HEI has a P/E ratio of 40. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The HEI value stock report compares HEI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of HEI is $6.26 billion. HEI's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.