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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for R. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 81, implying potential capital gains 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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.46 percent. 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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of R's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -0.89 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. 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 10.49 percent below the high. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $3.94 billion. R is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.