Analyst Consensus Predictions for Box, Inc. (NYSE:BOX), The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO)

Box, Inc. (NYSE:BOX) shares have a current ABR (average broker recommendation) of 2. This recommendation is offered by Zacks Research. The rating lands on a sliding numerical scale from 1 to 5. A recommendation of 5 would indicate a Strong Sell, and a 1 would signify a Strong Buy. The mean rating may help provide a general sense of analyst sentiment on company shares.

Sell-side analysts taken into consideration by Zacks have also provided price target estimates on shares of Box, Inc. (NYSE:BOX). The highest current target is $26. The lowest price target out of the polled analysts is presently $15. The consensus target price is currently noted at $19.875. Analysts may employ various techniques to help predict future stock price levels.

On the earnings front, Box, Inc. (NYSE:BOX) is expected to post quarterly earnings per share of $-0.3. This is the current consensus figure provided by Zacks. Investors and analysts will be looking for the company to next post earnings on or around 2017-06-07. Box, Inc. (NYSE:BOX) most recently reported quarterly EPS of $-0.28 for the quarter ending 2017-01-31. The gap between the actual and the projected estimate leading up to earnings created a surprise factor of 6.67%.

In the most recent session, The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ:ABCO) shares have traded -0.0028%. Following the stock price relative to moving averages may offer enhanced perspective on stock performance. After a recent review, the stock has been noted $1.0287 away from the 50-day moving average of $45.8200 and $6.0300 away from the 200-day moving average of $40.8187. From a different angle, the stock has been recently recorded -8.5433% off of the 52-week high of 51.2250 and +88.5260% removed from the 52-week low of 24.8500. 

Currently, The Advisory Board Company has a price to earnings ratio of 21.0084. Analysts and investors may also opt to evaluate a company's PEG or price to earnings growth ratio. The PEG ratio represents the ratio of the price to earnings to the anticipated future growth rate of the company. If a company has a PEG Ratio below one, it may be viewed as undervalued. If a company has a PEG Ratio above one, it may show that the company is overvalued. A PEG Ratio near one may be viewed as fair value. The stock currently has a PEG Ratio of 1.7000.

Price Target Update

Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters have set a consensus target price of $47.1800 on shares. Target prices may vary from one analyst to another due to the various ways they may proceed to calculate future price targets. This is a near-term estimation for the next 12-18 months.

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