Analyst Ratings for Post Properties Inc (PPS)Updated: 2016-11-29
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for PPS. The most optimistic price target was 77, implying potential capital gains of 15.74 percent. The lowest price target was 63, which equates to a potential downside of -5.31 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.25 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.32 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.17 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 3 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
PPS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 129.51 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. PPS has a PEG ratio of 0.36.
PPS has traded between a high of 69.39 and a low of 52.08 over the past year. Currently the stock is 27.75 percent higher than its low, and 4.12 percent below the high. PPS has a P/E ratio of 46.43. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PPS value stock report compares PPS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.59 billion. PPS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2017-02-02, days from today.