Analyst Ratings for Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (LGF)

Updated: 2016-12-06

Several price targets were given for LGF by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 34, implying potential capital gains of 46.3 percent. The lowest price target was 20, implying a possible loss of -13.94 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -28.97 percent. That number becomes -40.39 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.39 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -12.77 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 7 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 6 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of LGF to grow at a rate of 75.83 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. LGF has a PEG ratio of 1.41.

In the last 52-weeks, LGF has achieved a high of 35.65 and a low of 16.21. Today's price is 43.37 percent above the 52-week low, and 34.81 percent lower than its 52-week high. LGF has a P/E 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's next earnings release will be on 2017-02-02, which is -648 days away.