Latest Tally Of Analyst Opinions: Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP), Chico’s FAS, Inc. (CHS)

Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) shares were trading lower by -1.33 percent ($-0.15) at $11.15 a piece in Tuesday’s session. It had closed the previous session at $11.3. HCLP trades with a P/S ratio of 2.22. This is lower than the both industry’s 3.08 and the wider sector’s 3.08. A low price-to-sales ratio, typically less than 1.0, is considered a good value. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 4.87 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 35.17. Shares of HCLP have uptrended 23.2% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved 33.8% in that time. Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP) has a market cap of $1 billion and over the last 12 months, Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) has gone weaker by -40.05%. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:HCLP) price has been as high as $23.3 and as low as $7.25. Hi-Crush Partners LP earnings have declined with an annualized rate of -34.5% over the last 5 years.

Hi-Crush Partners LP (Mean Target Price: $14.7)

The average 1-year price target for Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP) — averaging the work of different analysts — reveals a mean PT of $14.7/share. That’s a potential 31.84 increase relative to where Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) has been trading recently. The current price is seen ranging between $11.0138 and $11.605. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $10. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $18.

Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP) Consensus Recommendation

The collective rating of 1.8 for Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE:HCLP) also leans strongly towards the bullish end of the spectrum. Of the 13 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track HCLP 1 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 12, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Hi-Crush Partners LP versus those who think you should sell it. A 12 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while0 believe that investors should either steer clear of HCLP or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

Is Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) Cheap From Peers?

Chico’s FAS, Inc. (CHS) knifed -1.32 percent lower and now trades for $8.95. CHS comes in with a P/S ratio of 0.51 that’s below 1, potentially implying that it could be cheap relative to the overall sector (2931.35) and its peers (2.97). Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 12.9 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 13.3. During the last 52 weeks, the price has been as high as $16.85 and as low as $6.96. Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) earnings have risen with a quarterly rate of 2.4% over the last 5 years. Shares of CHS have increased 6.67% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has gained 3.84% in that time.

Chico’s FAS, Inc. (Price Objective: $9.1)

Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) has a market cap of $1.16 billion and over the last 12 months, CHS has declined by -45.63%. The average 1-year price target for (CHS) reveals an average price target of $9.1 per share. That’s a potential 1.68 gain from where (NYSE:CHS) has been trading recently. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $7. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $14.

Analyst Thoughts About Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS)

The consensus recommendation — averaging the work of 12 analysts — of 2.8 for Chico’s FAS, Inc. (CHS) points to moderate case. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Chico’s FAS, Inc. 8 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 4 are split, though not evenly, between analysts who think you should buy its stock versus those who think you should sell it. A 3 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 1 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:CHS) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

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