Analyst Ratings for Western Refining Logistics LP (WNRL)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Hold has been given to Western Refining Logistics LP (NYSE:WNRL) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, WNRL received an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 5 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 issued 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 decreased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for WNRL. The highest price target was 29, implying potential capital gains of 13.73 percent. The lowest price target was 24, which equates to a potential downside of -5.88 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 -7.79 percent. That number becomes -17.44 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -7.33 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -13.18 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, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

WNRL has an estimated earnings growth rate of 23.29 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of WNRL is 0.92.

WNRL has a 52-week high of 26.85 and a 52-week low of 18.85. Currently the stock is 35.28 percent higher than its low, and 5.03 percent below the high. WNRL has a price/earnings ratio of 21.44. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The WNRL value stock report compares WNRL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of WNRL is $1.56 billion. WNRL will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.