Analyst Ratings for Prologis Inc. (PLD)Updated: 2017-07-26
Prologis Inc. (NYSE:PLD) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, PLD was issued an average rating of Overweight.
19 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 10 gave PLD a buy rating, 2 issued an overweight rating, 7 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for PLD. The maximum price target given was 66, which equates to a potential upside of 7.95 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 53, implying a possible loss of -13.31 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 3.13 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 8.62 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 3.52 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 10.08 percent.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 3 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 8 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of PLD to grow at a rate of 28.27 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. The PEG ratio of PLD is 0.97.
In the last 52-weeks, PLD has achieved a high of 61.45 and a low of 45.93. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 33.12 percent, and 0.5 percent below the high. PLD has a P/E ratio of 27.54. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PLD value stock report compares PLD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $31.96 billion. PLD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.