Analyst Ratings for Select Medical Holdings Corp. (SEM)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Analysts covering Select Medical Holdings Corp. (NYSE:SEM) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. Last month, SEM received an average rating of Hold.

7 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave SEM a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 2 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SEM. The maximum price target given was 20, implying potential capital gains of 21.21 percent. The lowest price target was 10, implying a possible loss of -39.39 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 -3.77 percent. That number becomes -7.21 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.58 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.61 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of SEM to grow at a rate of 49.42 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 people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of SEM is 0.58.

In the last 52-weeks, SEM has achieved a high of 16.90 and a low of 10.20. Currently the stock is 61.76 percent higher than its low, and 2.37 percent below the high. SEM has a price/earnings ratio of 28.45. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SEM value stock report compares SEM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of SEM is $2.19 billion. SEM's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.