Analyst Ratings for Press Ganey Holdings Inc (PGND)Updated: 2016-08-20
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for PGND. The maximum price target given was 45, implying potential capital gains of 10.86 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 38, implying potential capital losses of -6.38 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.49 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -0.49 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 2.41 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.41 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of PGND to grow at a rate of 65.12 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. PGND has a PEG ratio of 1.22.
In the trailing 52-weeks, PGND hit 42.09 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 23.68. Today's price is 71.41 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.56 percent lower than its 52-week high. PGND has a price/earnings 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.