Analyst Ratings for Vista Outdoor Inc. (VSTO)

Updated: 2017-07-26

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

2 analysts declared VSTO a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. 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 VSTO. The most optimistic price target was 29, which equates to a potential upside of 26.31 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 19, implying potential capital losses of -17.25 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 4.17 percent. That number becomes -58.35 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -32.43 percent.

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

VSTO has traded between a high of 52.08 and a low of 18.32 over the past year. Currently the stock is 25.33 percent higher than its low, and 55.91 percent lower than its 52-week high. VSTO has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The VSTO value stock report compares VSTO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.29 billion. VSTO's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.