Shares of Elbit Systems Ltd (NASDAQ:ESLT) have been given a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation.
Brokerages have set a 12 month consensus target price of $131.00 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Elbit Systems an industry rank of 111 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.
A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on ESLT shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Elbit Systems from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $176.00 target price for the company in a research report on Tuesday, October 17th. ValuEngine upgraded Elbit Systems from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Sunday, December 31st. Standpoint Research downgraded Elbit Systems from an “accumulate” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded Elbit Systems from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 12th.
Elbit Systems (NASDAQ:ESLT) opened at $149.79 on Thursday. The company has a current ratio of 1.26, a quick ratio of 0.82 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15. The stock has a market capitalization of $6,470.00, a P/E ratio of 27.04 and a beta of 0.59. Elbit Systems has a 52-week low of $108.53 and a 52-week high of $153.13.
Elbit Systems (NASDAQ:ESLT) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, November 14th. The aerospace company reported $1.57 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $800.73 million during the quarter. Elbit Systems had a return on equity of 16.32% and a net margin of 7.13%. research analysts anticipate that Elbit Systems will post 6.63 EPS for the current year.
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About Elbit Systems
Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international technology company engaged in a range of programs across the world. The Company develops and supplies a portfolio of airborne, land and naval systems and products for defense, homeland security and commercial aviation applications. Its systems and products are installed on new platforms, and it also performs platform modernization programs.
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