Analyst Ratings for Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc. Cl A (SPR)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc. Cl A (NYSE:SPR) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for SPR last month.

A buy rating was issued by 7 analysts, 3 gave an overweight rating, 8 issued a hold rating, 1 issued 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. 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 SPR. The most optimistic price target was 74, implying a possible profit of 22.09 percent. The minimum price target given was 48, implying potential capital losses of -20.81 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -0.41 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -0.82 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 0.31 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.21 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 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of SPR to grow at a rate of 34.5 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. 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. The PEG ratio of SPR is 0.49.

In the last 52-weeks, SPR has achieved a high of 62.90 and a low of 42.26. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 43.42 percent, and below the high by 3.64 percent. SPR has a price/earnings ratio of 16.96. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SPR value stock report compares SPR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.34 billion. SPR's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.