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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for MCRN. The highest price target was 24, which equates to a potential upside of 30.43 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 18, implying potential capital losses of -2.17 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -1.16 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.31 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.01 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

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 below the 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.