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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for HEI. The highest price target was 87, implying a possible profit of 7.67 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 68, implying a possible loss of -15.84 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

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 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 5.09 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of HEI to grow at a rate of 3.41 percent. 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of HEI is 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 0.21 percent below the high. HEI has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $6.26 billion. HEI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.