Analyst Ratings for EnPro Industries Inc. (NPO)

Updated: 2017-07-28

EnPro Industries Inc. (NYSE:NPO) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, NPO received an average rating of Buy.

5 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 4 gave NPO a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for NPO. The highest price target was 98, which equates to a potential upside of 33.62 percent. The lowest price target was 85, which equates to a potential downside of 15.9 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 14.29 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 3.29 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 2.14 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 12.07 percent in FY estimates.

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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of NPO to grow at a rate of 333.66 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of NPO is 0.37.

In the trailing 52-weeks, NPO hit 75.71 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 45.35. Currently the stock is 61.72 percent higher than its low, and 3.13 percent lower than its 52-week high. NPO has a price/earnings ratio of 122.64. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NPO value stock report compares NPO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.56 billion. NPO's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.