Analyst Ratings for SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU)

Updated: 2017-07-29

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

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 8 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for SVU. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 8, which equates to a potential upside of 125.99 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 3.5, which equates to a potential downside of -1.13 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 10 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 10 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 1.43 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.16 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of SVU's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 144.47 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. SVU has a PEG ratio of 0.17.

SVU has a 52-week high of 5.74 and a 52-week low of 2.90. Today's price is 22.07 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 38.33 percent. SVU has a P/E ratio of 24.96. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SVU value stock report compares SVU to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.9505 billion. SVU is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.