Analyst Ratings for Lennar Corp. Cl A (LEN)Updated: 2017-07-28
Lennar Corp. Cl A (NYSE:LEN) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, LEN received an average rating of Overweight.
8 analysts declared LEN a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 13 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 2. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.
Several price targets were given for LEN by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 65, implying potential capital gains of 24.14 percent. The lowest price target was 53, implying potential capital losses of 1.22 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.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -0.49 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -20.93 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.24 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -1.41 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
The growth rate of LEN's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 24.41 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. LEN has a PEG ratio of 0.62.
LEN has a 52-week high of 55.75 and a 52-week low of 39.68. Today's price is 31.96 percent above the 52-week low, and 6.08 percent below the high. LEN has a P/E ratio of 15.24. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The LEN value stock report compares LEN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $12.18 billion. LEN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.