Analyst Ratings for Rogers Communications Inc. Cl B (RCI)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Rogers Communications Inc. Cl B (NYSE:RCI) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. RCI had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

Of the 20 analysts covering the stock, 8 gave it a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 11 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

RCI was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 57.37, implying a possible profit of 10.82 percent. The minimum price target given was 41, implying potential capital losses of -20.8 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 9.67 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 10.42 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 9.34 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 9.11 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 3 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 4 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

RCI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 34.31 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 people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of RCI is 0.75.

RCI has a 52-week high of 53.07 and a 52-week low of 37.03. Today's price is 39.81 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 2.45 percent. RCI has a price/earnings ratio of 25.76. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The RCI value stock report compares RCI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of RCI is $33.39 billion. RCI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.