Analyst Ratings for RSP Permian Inc. (RSPP)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering RSP Permian Inc. (NYSE:RSPP) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. Last month, RSPP received an average rating of Buy.

A buy rating was issued by 28 analysts, 3 gave an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 2 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for RSPP. The maximum price target given was 63, implying potential capital gains of 81.24 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, implying a possible loss of -5.06 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -16.08 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -26.19 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -17.96 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -21.29 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 10 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 10 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of RSPP's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 339.19 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. RSPP has a PEG ratio of 0.57.

In the last 52-weeks, RSPP has achieved a high of 46.92 and a low of 29.67. Currently the stock is 17.16 percent higher than its low, and 25.92 percent below the high. RSPP has a P/E ratio of 193.11. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The RSPP value stock report compares RSPP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of RSPP is $5.46 billion. RSPP will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.