Analyst Ratings for Nord Anglia Education Inc. (NORD)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Nord Anglia Education Inc. (NYSE:NORD) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for NORD last month.

A buy rating was issued by 0 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 7 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 2 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for NORD by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 32.5, implying a possible profit of -0.61 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 32, implying a possible loss of -2.14 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -4.17 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -15 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

NORD has an estimated earnings growth rate of 32.04 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of NORD is 2.

In the last 52-weeks, NORD has achieved a high of 33.11 and a low of 20.08. Currently the stock is 62.85 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 1.24 percent. NORD has a price/earnings ratio of 64.12. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NORD value stock report compares NORD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of NORD is $3.41 billion. NORD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.