What the Sell-side Suggesting for Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN), L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB)

Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) shares have a current ABR (average broker recommendation) of N/A. 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 Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN). The highest current target is $N/A. The lowest price target out of the polled analysts is presently $N/A. The consensus target price is currently noted at $N/A. Analysts may employ various techniques to help predict future stock price levels.

On the earnings front, Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) is expected to post quarterly earnings per share of $N/A. 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 N/A. Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) most recently reported quarterly EPS of $N/A for the quarter ending N/A. The gap between the actual and the projected estimate leading up to earnings created a surprise factor of N/A%.

In the most recent session, L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) shares have traded +0.32%. Following the stock price relative to moving averages may offer enhanced perspective on stock performance. After a recent review, the stock has been noted $1.02 away from the 50-day moving average of $39.52 and $-6.63 away from the 200-day moving average of $47.17. From a different angle, the stock has been recently recorded -46.62% off of the 52-week high of 75.94 and +15.83% removed from the 52-week low of 35.00. 

Currently, L Brands, Inc. has a price to earnings ratio of 11.90. 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 1.71.

Price Target Update

Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters have set a consensus target price of $45.46 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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