Analyst Ratings for Oaktree Capital Group LLC Un (OAK)Updated: 2017-07-26
Shares of Oaktree Capital Group LLC Un (NYSE:OAK) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, OAK received an average rating of Overweight.
11 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave OAK a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 8 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
Several price targets were given for OAK by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 55, implying potential capital gains of 14.58 percent. The minimum price target given was 45, implying a possible loss of -6.25 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 3.51 percent. That number becomes 125.21 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 1.49 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 27.73 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 5 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 6 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
OAK has an estimated earnings growth rate of 7.25 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. OAK has a PEG ratio of 1.88.
In the last 52-weeks, OAK has achieved a high of 48.83 and a low of 36.95. Currently the stock is 29.91 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 1.7 percent. OAK has a P/E ratio of 13.61. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OAK value stock report compares OAK to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.42 billion. OAK is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.