Analyst Ratings for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (LGF)Updated: 2016-12-06
A number of analysts gave price targets for LGF. The maximum price target given was 34, which equates to a potential upside of 46.3 percent. The minimum price target given was 20, implying a possible loss of -13.94 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -28.97 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -40.39 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 1.39 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -12.77 percent in FY estimates.
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 7 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 6 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of LGF to grow at a rate of 75.83 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of LGF is 1.41.
LGF has traded between a high of 35.65 and a low of 16.21 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 43.37 percent, and 34.81 percent lower than its 52-week high. LGF has a price/earnings ratio of 107.24. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The LGF value stock report compares LGF to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of LGF is $3.45 billion. LGF is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2017-02-02, days from today.