Analyst Ratings for STAG Industrial Inc. (STAG)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering STAG Industrial Inc. (NYSE:STAG) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. Last month, STAG received an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 14 analysts covering the stock, 4 gave it a buy rating, 3 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for STAG. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 31, implying potential capital gains of 12.77 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 19.5, which equates to a potential downside of -29.07 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -25 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 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.3 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

STAG has an estimated earnings growth rate of 1758.83 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. STAG has a PEG ratio of 0.17.

STAG has traded between a high of 28.75 and a low of 21.21 over the past year. Currently the stock is 29.61 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 4.38 percent. STAG has a P/E ratio of 305.22. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The STAG value stock report compares STAG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.46 billion. STAG will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.