Analyst Ratings for Lexmark International Inc (LXK)Updated: 2016-11-26
Several price targets were given for LXK by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 40.5, which equates to a potential upside of 0.05 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 40.5, implying potential capital losses of 0.05 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.
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. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 5.19 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.56 percent.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's 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 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 stock has a market capitalization of $2.55 billion. LXK's next earnings release will be on 2017-02-21, which is -700 days away.