Analyst Ratings for Kaman Corp. (KAMN)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Kaman Corp. (NYSE:KAMN) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, KAMN was issued an average rating of Hold.

6 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 2 gave KAMN a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave 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. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for KAMN. The highest price target was 60, implying a possible profit of 16.89 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 43, implying a possible loss of -16.23 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -14.31 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 2.12 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.99 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

KAMN has an estimated earnings growth rate of 23.71 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. KAMN has a PEG ratio of 1.1.

In the last 52-weeks, KAMN has achieved a high of 53.41 and a low of 40.85. Currently the stock is 25.65 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 3.89 percent. KAMN has a P/E ratio of 26.19. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KAMN value stock report compares KAMN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.39 billion. KAMN is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.