Analyst Ratings for Milacron Holdings Corp. (MCRN)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE:MCRN) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, MCRN received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for MCRN. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 24, which equates to a potential upside of 30.43 percent. The lowest price target was 18, implying potential capital losses of -2.17 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. That number becomes -1.16 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.31 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.01 percent.

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 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the last 52-weeks, MCRN has achieved a high of 19.57 and a low of 12.43. Currently the stock is 48.03 percent higher than its low, and 5.98 percent lower than its 52-week high. MCRN has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The MCRN value stock report compares MCRN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of MCRN is $1.32 billion. MCRN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.