Analyst Ratings for Ryder System Inc. (R)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Ryder System Inc. (NYSE:R) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. R had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 1 issued an overweight rating, 8 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave 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.

R was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 81, implying a possible profit of 5.94 percent. The lowest price target was 64, implying a possible loss of -16.3 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.54 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -3.47 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.46 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -1.65 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 3 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

R has an estimated earnings growth rate of -0.89 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. R has a PEG ratio of -18.76.

R has a 52-week high of 85.42 and a 52-week low of 62.03. Today's price is 23.26 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 10.49 percent. R has a P/E ratio of 16.7. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The R value stock report compares R to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of R is $3.94 billion. R's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.