Analyst Ratings for Ply Gem Holdings Inc. (PGEM)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Ply Gem Holdings Inc. (NYSE:PGEM) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for PGEM last month.

5 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 1 gave PGEM a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for PGEM. The highest price target was 22, implying potential capital gains of 24.65 percent. The minimum price target given was 20, implying potential capital losses of 13.31 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 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 upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

PGEM has an estimated earnings growth rate of -13.52 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. 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. PGEM has a PEG ratio of -0.89.

In the last 52-weeks, PGEM has achieved a high of 20.00 and a low of 12.85. Today's price is 37.35 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 11.75 percent. PGEM has a price/earnings ratio of 12.09. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PGEM value stock report compares PGEM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.2 billion. PGEM will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.