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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for STOR. The maximum price target given was 30, implying a possible profit of 25.63 percent. The minimum price target given was 26, which equates to a potential downside of 8.88 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes 2.63 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.6 percent, compared to last month. 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. Over the past month, 3 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 5 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

STOR has an estimated earnings growth rate of 129.84 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, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. STOR has a PEG ratio of 0.25.

STOR has a 52-week high of 31.44 and a 52-week low of 22.27. Today's price is 7.23 percent above the 52-week low, and 24.05 percent below the high. STOR has a P/E 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.