Analyst Ratings for Semgroup Corp. Cl A (SEMG)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Semgroup Corp. Cl A (NYSE:SEMG) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, SEMG was issued an average rating of Overweight.

10 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 4 gave SEMG a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave 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. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for SEMG. The most optimistic price target was 42, which equates to a potential upside of 55.27 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 29, implying potential capital losses of 7.21 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 2.08 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -7.69 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 downwards by -7.27 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -21.6 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of SEMG to grow at a rate of 1548.98 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. 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. 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. SEMG has a PEG ratio of 0.29.

In the trailing 52-weeks, SEMG hit 43.20 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 22.55. Currently the stock is 19.96 percent higher than its low, and 37.38 percent lower than its 52-week high. SEMG has a P/E ratio of 450.83. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SEMG value stock report compares SEMG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of SEMG is $1.74 billion. SEMG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.