Analyst Ratings for Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PEG)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (NYSE:PEG) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. Last month, PEG received an average rating of Hold.

Of the 18 analysts covering the stock, 4 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 14 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

PEG was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 50, implying a possible profit of 11.21 percent. The lowest price target was 37, implying a possible loss of -17.7 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.86 percent. That number becomes -3.28 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.35 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.52 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

PEG has an estimated earnings growth rate of 183.1 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of PEG is 0.24.

PEG has a 52-week high of 46.14 and a 52-week low of 39.28. Today's price is 14.46 percent above the 52-week low, and 2.56 percent below the high. PEG has a P/E ratio of 43.23. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PEG value stock report compares PEG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of PEG is $22.43 billion. PEG will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.