Analyst Ratings for NuSTAR GP Holdings LLC (NSH)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of NuSTAR GP Holdings LLC (NYSE:NSH) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. Last month, NSH received an average rating of Hold.

11 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 2 gave NSH a buy rating, 1 gave 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 decreased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for NSH by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 33, which equates to a potential upside of 40.13 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 24, implying potential capital losses of 1.91 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 -7.76 percent. That number becomes -9.89 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -3.22 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -6.81 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of NSH to grow at a rate of 15.8 percent. 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of NSH is 1.16.

NSH has traded between a high of 31.50 and a low of 22.20 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 6.08 percent, and 25.24 percent below the high. NSH has a P/E ratio of 18.32. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NSH value stock report compares NSH to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.01 billion. NSH's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.