What analysts say
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts generally think investors should hang on to GATX, with half rating the stock a hold. GATX's rating hasn't changed over the past three months.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $312.7 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 6.1% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.46 per share. Estimates range from $0.42 to $0.48.
What our community says
CAPS All-Stars are solidly backing the stock with 92.3% giving it an outperform rating. The community at large agrees with the All-Stars with 89.7% granting it a rating of outperform. Fools are bullish on GATX, though the message boards have been quiet lately with only 26 posts in the past 30 days. The bullish CAPS rating of five out of five stars for GATX outpaces Fool enthusiasm for the company.
GATX's profit has risen year over year by an average of 18.5%. Revenue has now gone up for three straight quarters.
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