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.

Several price targets were given for RPT by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 20, implying a possible profit of 38.99 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 12.5, implying a possible loss of -13.13 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 16.67 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. 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, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of RPT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 107.37 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. RPT has a PEG ratio of 0.2.

RPT has traded between a high of 19.97 and a low of 11.86 over the past year. 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 price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.