Analyst Ratings for JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)Updated: 2017-07-27
Analysts covering JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for JPM last month.
28 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 11 gave JPM a buy rating, 3 gave an overweight rating, 13 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 3 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 1.
Several price targets were given for JPM by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 104, which equates to a potential upside of 13.6 percent. The minimum price target given was 83, which equates to a potential downside of -9.34 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0.3 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -0.88 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 2.56 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.95 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 5 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 7 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
The growth rate of JPM's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 0.52 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of JPM is 26.04.
In the last 52-weeks, JPM has achieved a high of 94.51 and a low of 63.38. Today's price is 44.45 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.13 percent lower than its 52-week high. JPM has a price/earnings ratio of 13.54. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The JPM value stock report compares JPM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $326.61 billion. JPM is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.