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.
STOR was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 30, which equates to a potential upside of 25.63 percent. The lowest price target was 26, which equates to a potential downside of 8.88 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 2.63 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.6 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.58 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 3 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 5 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, 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. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. 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 24.05 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $4.03 billion. STOR's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.