Analyst Ratings for Urban Edge Properties (UE)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Hold has been given to Urban Edge Properties (NYSE:UE) by analysts covering the stock. UE had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

0 analysts declared UE a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 issued 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 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

UE was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 28, implying a possible profit of 11.07 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 25, which equates to a potential downside of -0.83 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 -2.38 percent. That number becomes 0 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 -0.88 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 18.89 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

UE has an estimated earnings growth rate of 11.62 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. UE has a PEG ratio of 1.78.

UE has a 52-week high of 30.10 and a 52-week low of 23.13. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 8.99 percent, and 16.25 percent below the high. UE has a P/E ratio of 20.66. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The UE value stock report compares UE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.72 billion. UE will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.