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.

MSGN was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 30, implying potential capital gains of 37.93 percent. The lowest price target was 19, implying potential capital losses of -12.64 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0.04 percent. That number becomes -4.66 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 downwards by -0.45 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.78 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

MSGN has an estimated earnings growth rate of -6.61 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of MSGN is -1.41.

In the trailing 52-weeks, MSGN hit 25.30 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 15.05. Currently the stock is 44.52 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 14.03 percent. 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 market cap of MSGN is $1.62 billion. MSGN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.