Analyst Ratings for Lexmark International Inc (LXK)Updated: 2016-11-26
LXK was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 40.5, implying a possible profit of 0.05 percent. The lowest price target was 40.5, which equates to a potential downside of 0.05 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 5.19 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.56 percent in FY estimates.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
LXK has a 52-week high of 40.49 and a 52-week low of 24.11. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 67.9 percent, and 0.02 percent lower than its 52-week high. LXK has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The LXK value stock report compares LXK to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of LXK is $2.55 billion. LXK's next earnings release will be on 2017-02-21, which is -633 days away.