Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-week price target of $80.00 on Esterline Technologies Corporation (NYSE:ESL) shares after it surveyed top market analysts. Calculating estimated earnings after taking into consideration different elements, it is predicted to come at $4.45 for the next fiscal and $N/A for underway quarter.
Analysts take into account the price to earnings ratio to estimate the firm’s valuation. This ratio, which is also called as the P/E ratio evaluates the company on relative expense factor. The formula to calculate ratio is stock’s latest price/ per share earnings. The P/E ratio of Esterline Technologies Corporation (NYSE:ESL) stands at 43.11.
Analysts also work out Price/Earnings Growth ratio in an attempt to estimate the valuation of a firm. This ratio commonly known as the PEG ratio implies the stock’s valuation compared to earnings growth potential. Investors look to invest in the stocks with a lower PEG ratio. For Esterline Technologies Corporat, the PEG ratio for coming 3-5 years is 1.37.
The technical analysis highlights that Esterline Technologies Corporat current is trading $7.37 points away or +11.83% from its 50-day moving average of $62.30. Further it is trading $5.59 or +8.72% away its 200-day moving average of $64.08.
The 52-week high of Esterline Technologies Corporation (NYSE:ESL) was $96.44 while lowest point recorded in 52-week was $45.12. It implies if stock price makes a movement of over $-26.77, it will record a new 52-week high. In the case of +54.41% drop, it will touch a new 52-week low.
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