Analyst Ratings for Questar Corporation (STR)Updated: 2016-09-19
A number of analysts gave price targets for STR. The highest price target was 25, implying potential capital gains of -0.24 percent. The minimum price target given was 25, implying potential capital losses of -0.24 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 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.38 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, 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.
STR has an estimated earnings growth rate of 17.27 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. STR has a PEG ratio of 1.31.
In the trailing 52-weeks, STR hit 25.38 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 18.02. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 39.07 percent, and 1.26 percent below the high. STR has a price/earnings ratio of 22.61. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The STR value stock report compares STR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of STR is $4.4 billion. STR will post this quarters earnings in -806 days, on 2016-11-02.