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 most optimistic price target was 26, implying a possible profit of 28.71 percent. The lowest price target was 17, which equates to a potential downside 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -38.28 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which 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.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 6 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 7 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of RGC to grow at a rate of -0.78 percent. 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. RGC has a PEG ratio of -22.92.

In the last 52-weeks, RGC has achieved a high of 24.79 and a low of 18.85. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 7.16 percent, and 18.52 percent lower than its 52-week high. RGC has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $3.12 billion. RGC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.