Analyst Ratings for Platform Specialty Products Corp. (PAH)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Platform Specialty Products Corp. (NYSE:PAH) by analysts covering the stock. PAH had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

7 analysts declared PAH a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for PAH. The most optimistic price target was 16, which equates to a potential upside of 17.3 percent. The minimum price target given was 12, implying a possible loss of -12.02 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -2.63 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0.44 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -1.27 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 7.77 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 3 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, PAH hit 14.37 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 6.85. Currently the stock is 99.12 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 5.08 percent. PAH has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PAH value stock report compares PAH to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of PAH is $3.9 billion. PAH's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.