Analyst Ratings for Store Capital Corp (STOR)Updated: 2017-04-03
An average rating of Overweight has been given to Store Capital Corp (NYSE:STOR) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for STOR last month.
15 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 9 gave STOR a buy rating, 3 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 2. 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 STOR. The most optimistic price target was 30, implying a possible profit of 25.63 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 26, implying a possible loss of 8.88 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 2.63 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.6 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.58 percent in FY estimates.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 3 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 5 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of STOR to grow at a rate of 129.84 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of STOR is 0.25.
STOR has traded between a high of 31.44 and a low of 22.27 over the past year. Today's price is 7.23 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 24.05 percent. STOR has a price/earnings ratio of 32.5. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The STOR value stock report compares STOR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of STOR is $4.03 billion. STOR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.