Analyst Ratings for Vail Resorts Inc. (MTN)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Vail Resorts Inc. (NYSE:MTN) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, MTN was issued an average rating of Buy.

A buy rating was issued by 7 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 gave 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for MTN. The highest price target was 246, implying a possible profit of 16.15 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 226, which equates to a potential downside of 6.7 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.28 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -6.1 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 1.41 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -7.04 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 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

MTN has an estimated earnings growth rate of 13.42 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. MTN has a PEG ratio of 3.51.

In the last 52-weeks, MTN has achieved a high of 215.82 and a low of 142.04. Today's price is 49.11 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.86 percent lower than its 52-week high. MTN has a P/E ratio of 47.08. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The MTN value stock report compares MTN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $8.45 billion. MTN is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.