Analyst Ratings for Sovran Self Storage Inc (SSS)

Updated: 2016-08-13

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SSS. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 130, implying potential capital gains of 40.98 percent. The lowest price target was 84, implying a possible loss of -8.9 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -22.8 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -47.13 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.63 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -15.84 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 6 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 4 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

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. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of SSS is 0.5.

SSS has a 52-week high of 118.18 and a 52-week low of 85.69. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 7.61 percent, and 21.97 percent below the high. 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's next earnings release will be on 2016-10-26, which is -752 days away.