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Surging Earnings Estimates Signal Good News for Peloton (PTON)

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Peloton Interactive, Inc. PTON is an interactive fitness company that could be an interesting play for investors. That is because, not only does the stock have decent short-term momentum, but it is seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate revision front as well. 

These positive earnings estimate revisions suggest that analysts are becoming more optimistic on PTON’s earnings for the coming quarter and year. In fact, consensus estimates have moved sharply higher for both of these time frames over the past four weeks, suggesting that Peloton could be a solid choice for investors. 

Current Quarter Estimates for PTON

In the past 30 days, nine estimates have gone higher for Peloton while none have gone lower in the same time period. The trend has been pretty favorable too, with estimates moving from a loss of 23 cents a share 30 days ago, to earnings of 7 cents today.

Current Year Estimates for PTON

Meanwhile, Peloton’s current year figures are also looking quite promising, with 10 estimates moving higher in the past month, compared to none lower. The consensus estimate trend has also seen a boost for this time frame, narrowing from a loss of 99 cents per share 30 days ago to a loss of 56 cents per share today, an increase of 43.4%.  

Peloton Interactive, Inc. Price and Consensus

Peloton Interactive, Inc. Price and Consensus
Peloton Interactive, Inc. Price and Consensus

Peloton Interactive, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Peloton Interactive, Inc. Quote

Bottom Line

The stock has also started to move higher lately, adding 33.2% over the past four weeks, suggesting that investors are starting to take note of this impressive story. So, investors may want to consider this Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) stock to profit in the near future. You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here. 

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