Lear Corp. (NYSE:LEA) will report its next earnings on 26-Oct-16. The company reported the earnings of $3.66/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $3.32/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.34/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 10.2%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Lear Corp. and for the current quarter 16 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $2.92/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $2.43/share and a High Estimate of $3.33/share.
In case of Revenue Estimates, 14 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Lear Corp. as 4.47 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Lear Corp. is 4.3 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 4.65 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 4.33 Billion.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for LEA to be 14.1%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 2.8%. For the next 5 years, Lear Corp. is expecting Growth of 11.8% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 24.19% per annum.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Lear Corp., where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 7 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)
When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 13 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Lear Corp. might touch $153 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $136.69 and $121 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Lear Corp. got Downgrade on 14-Oct-16 where investment firm RBC Capital Mkts Downgrade the stock from Outperform to Sector Perform.
Lear Corp. closed its last trading session at $115.91 with the loss of -2.65%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 8.09 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $127 and 52-week low of $93.54. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -5.58% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -3.42% and 1.81% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Dec 18, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 8, 2016.
The Relative Volume of the company is 2.34 and Average Volume (3 months) is 754.42 million. Lear Corp. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 9.01 and Forward P/E ratio of 8.01.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 9.7%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 32.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 17.1%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Lear Corp. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -4.7%, where Monthly Performance is -3.19%, Quarterly performance is -0.45%, 6 Months performance is 0.38% and yearly performance percentage is -1.86%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is -7.38%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.52% and Monthly Volatility of 1.83%.