Analyst Ratings for Regal Entertainment Group Cl A (RGC)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Regal Entertainment Group Cl A (NYSE:RGC) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. RGC had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

Of the 16 analysts covering the stock, 7 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 2 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for RGC. The maximum price target given was 26, which equates to a potential upside of 28.71 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 17, implying potential capital losses of -15.84 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -38.28 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -47.77 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -10.55 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -12.69 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 6 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 7 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

RGC has an estimated earnings growth rate of -0.78 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of RGC is -22.92.

RGC has a 52-week high of 24.79 and a 52-week low of 18.85. Currently the stock is 7.16 percent higher than its low, and 18.52 percent below the high. RGC has a P/E ratio of 17.88. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The RGC value stock report compares RGC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of RGC is $3.12 billion. RGC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.