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 a possible profit of 10.86 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 38, implying a possible loss of -6.38 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
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. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 2.41 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.41 percent in FY estimates.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 3 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
The growth rate of PGND's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 65.12 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. PGND has a PEG ratio of 1.22.
In the last 52-weeks, PGND has achieved a high of 42.09 and a low of 23.68. Currently the stock is 71.41 percent higher than its 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.