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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SPR. The most optimistic price target was 74, implying potential capital gains of 22.09 percent. The lowest price target was 48, implying potential capital losses of -20.81 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 downwards for this quarter, by about -0.41 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -0.82 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.31 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.21 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 3 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of SPR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 34.5 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. SPR has a PEG ratio of 0.49.

SPR has traded between a high of 62.90 and a low of 42.26 over the past year. Currently the stock is 43.42 percent higher than its low, and 3.64 percent lower than its 52-week high. SPR has a P/E 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.