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 lowest price target was 12.5, implying potential capital losses of -13.13 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 0 percent. That number becomes 16.67 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 27.27 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

RPT has an estimated earnings growth rate of 107.37 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of RPT is 0.2.

In the last 52-weeks, RPT has achieved a high of 19.97 and a 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.1 billion. RPT's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.