Analyst Ratings for Seaspan Corp. (SSW)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Seaspan Corp. (NYSE:SSW) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, SSW received an average rating of Hold.

Of the 12 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 7 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 3 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SSW. The most optimistic price target was 20, implying potential capital gains of 208.17 percent. The minimum price target given was 5, implying a possible loss of -22.96 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 -2.94 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 3.33 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.7 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 6.85 percent.

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 1 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the last 52-weeks, SSW has achieved a high of 15.32 and a low of 5.02. Today's price is 29.28 percent above the 52-week low, and 57.64 percent below the high. SSW has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SSW value stock report compares SSW to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.71989 billion. SSW will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.