Analyst Ratings for Retail Properties of America Inc. (RPAI)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Retail Properties of America Inc. (NYSE:RPAI) by analysts covering the stock. RPAI had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 2 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 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 increased by 0.

RPAI was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 18.5, implying potential capital gains of 41.01 percent. The lowest price target was 13, which equates to a potential downside of -0.91 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 50 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

RPAI has a 52-week high of 17.78 and a 52-week low of 11.61. Currently the stock is 13.01 percent higher than its low, and 26.21 percent lower than its 52-week high. RPAI has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The RPAI value stock report compares RPAI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.08 billion. RPAI's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.