Analyst Ratings for Lexmark International Inc (LXK)Updated: 2016-11-26
A number of analysts gave price targets for LXK. The most optimistic price target was 40.5, implying potential capital gains of 0.05 percent. The minimum price target given was 40.5, implying a possible loss of 0.05 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 upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 5.19 percent, as compared to a month ago. 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. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
In the trailing 52-weeks, LXK hit 40.49 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 24.11. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 67.9 percent, and 0.02 percent below the 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 -761 days away.