Analyst Ratings for Press Ganey Holdings Inc (PGND)Updated: 2016-08-20
PGND was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 45, implying potential capital gains of 10.86 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 38, implying a possible loss of -6.38 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 -0.49 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -0.49 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 2.41 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.41 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
PGND has an estimated earnings growth rate of 65.12 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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. The PEG ratio of PGND is 1.22.
In the last 52-weeks, PGND has achieved a high of 42.09 and a low of 23.68. Today's price is 71.41 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.56 percent below the high. PGND has a P/E ratio of 79.16. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PGND value stock report compares PGND to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of PGND is $2.15 billion. PGND is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.