Analyst Ratings for UGI Corp. (UGI)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of UGI Corp. (NYSE:UGI) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. Last month, UGI received an average rating of Hold.

2 analysts declared UGI a buy, 1 issued an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for UGI. The most optimistic price target was 56, implying a possible profit of 9.83 percent. The lowest price target was 45, implying potential capital losses of -11.75 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -5.88 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 14.12 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 -0.43 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -5.31 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of UGI to grow at a rate of -11.14 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. The PEG ratio of UGI is -1.74.

UGI has a 52-week high of 52.00 and a 52-week low of 41.79. Today's price is 22.01 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.94 percent below the high. UGI has a price/earnings ratio of 19.38. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The UGI value stock report compares UGI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $8.77 billion. UGI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.