Analyst Ratings for ONE Gas Inc. (OGS)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Hold has been given to ONE Gas Inc. (NYSE:OGS) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, OGS received an average rating of Hold.

A buy rating was issued by 0 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 9 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 2 gave 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

OGS was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 71, which equates to a potential upside of -2.62 percent. The minimum price target given was 58, which equates to a potential downside of -20.45 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 -2.33 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -3.49 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.34 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.84 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 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, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

OGS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 4.77 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of OGS is 5.34.

In the last 52-weeks, OGS has achieved a high of 73.10 and a low of 55.98. Currently the stock is 30.24 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 0.26 percent. OGS has a price/earnings ratio of 25.49. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OGS value stock report compares OGS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of OGS is $3.81 billion. OGS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.