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 most optimistic price target was 66, which equates to a potential upside of 7.95 percent. The lowest price target was 53, implying a possible loss of -13.31 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 3.13 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 8.62 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 3.52 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 10.08 percent in FY estimates.

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 made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 8 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of PLD's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 28.27 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. PLD has a PEG ratio of 0.97.

PLD has a 52-week high of 61.45 and a 52-week low of 45.93. Currently the stock is 33.12 percent higher than its low, and 0.5 percent lower than its 52-week 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.