Analyst Ratings for MSG Networks Inc. Cl A (MSGN)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of MSG Networks Inc. Cl A (NYSE:MSGN) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. MSGN had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

3 analysts declared MSGN a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 7 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for MSGN. The most optimistic price target was 30, implying a possible profit of 37.93 percent. The minimum price target given was 19, implying a possible loss of -12.64 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 0.04 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -4.66 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.45 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -1.78 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of MSGN to grow at a rate of -6.61 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. MSGN has a PEG ratio of -1.41.

In the trailing 52-weeks, MSGN hit 25.30 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 15.05. Today's price is 44.52 percent above the 52-week low, and 14.03 percent lower than its 52-week high. MSGN has a P/E ratio of 9.33. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The MSGN value stock report compares MSGN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.62 billion. MSGN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.