Analyst Ratings for Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (RPT)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (NYSE:RPT) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. RPT had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

4 analysts declared RPT a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for RPT. The most optimistic price target was 20, implying a possible profit of 38.99 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 12.5, implying potential capital losses of -13.13 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 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 16.67 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 27.27 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

RPT has an estimated earnings growth rate of 107.37 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. RPT has a PEG ratio of 0.2.

RPT has a 52-week high of 19.97 and a 52-week low of 11.86. Today's price is 21.33 percent above the 52-week low, and 27.94 percent lower than its 52-week high. RPT has a P/E ratio of 21.11. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The RPT value stock report compares RPT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of RPT is $1.1 billion. RPT's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.