Analyst Ratings for Xerox Corp. (XRX)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Xerox Corp. (NYSE:XRX) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. XRX had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

Of the 11 analysts covering the stock, 7 gave it a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave 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. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for XRX. The most optimistic price target was 38, implying a possible profit of 24.88 percent. The lowest price target was 32, implying potential capital losses of 5.16 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -2.94 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -2.38 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.15 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.29 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, 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.

In the trailing 52-weeks, XRX hit 41.38 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 25.84. Currently the stock is 17.76 percent higher than its low, and 26.46 percent below the high. XRX has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The XRX value stock report compares XRX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of XRX is $7.77 billion. XRX will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.