Analyst Ratings for Sovran Self Storage Inc (SSS)

Updated: 2016-08-13

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SSS. The maximum price target given was 130, implying a possible profit of 40.98 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 84, implying potential capital losses of -8.9 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 -22.8 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -47.13 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 -0.63 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -15.84 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 6 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 4 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

SSS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 53.4 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. SSS has a PEG ratio of 0.5.

In the last 52-weeks, SSS has achieved a high of 118.18 and a low of 85.69. Today's price is 7.61 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 21.97 percent. SSS has a P/E ratio of 26.6. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SSS value stock report compares SSS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.25 billion. SSS will post this quarters earnings in -818 days, on 2016-10-26.