Analyst Ratings for Kohl's Corp. (KSS)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Kohl's Corp. (NYSE:KSS) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for KSS last month.

Of the 24 analysts covering the stock, 4 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 15 gave a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 4 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for KSS. The highest price target was 48, implying potential capital gains of 19.79 percent. The minimum price target given was 32, implying a possible loss of -20.14 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.43 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -0.43 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.14 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.55 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of KSS to grow at a rate of 5.68 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of KSS is 2.07.

KSS has traded between a high of 59.67 and a low of 35.16 over the past year. Today's price is 13.96 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 32.85 percent. KSS has a P/E ratio of 11.73. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KSS value stock report compares KSS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.81 billion. KSS's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.