What analysts say
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts generally think investors should hang on to Cabot, with half rating the stock a hold. Analysts like Cabot better than competitor TCF overall. Six out of 17 analysts rate TCF a buy compared to three of six for Cabot. Wall Street has warmed to the stock over the past three months, with analysts increasing their endorsement from hold to moderate buy.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $779.7 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 3.5% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.89 per share. Estimates range from $0.81 to $0.95.
What our community says
CAPS All-Stars are solidly behind the stock with 88.5% awarding it an outperform rating. The community at large agrees with the All-Stars with 92.5% granting it a rating of outperform. Fools are keen on Cabot, though the message boards have been quiet lately with only 29 posts in the past 30 days. Even with a robust four out of five stars, Cabot's CAPS rating falls a little short of the community's upbeat outlook.
Cabot's income has fallen year over year by an average of more than twofold.
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