Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) shares were trading lower by -0.1 percent ($-0.04) at $41.21 a piece in Tuesday’s session. It had closed the previous session at $41.25. CAR trades with a P/S ratio of 0.4. This is lower than the both industry’s 90.29 and the wider sector’s 13.11. A low price-to-sales ratio, typically less than 1.0, is considered a good value. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 12.62 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 58.12. Shares of CAR have uptrended 26.29% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved 26.07% in that time. Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) has a market cap of $3.4 billion and over the last 12 months, Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) has gone stronger by 30.7%. During the last 52 weeks, the (NASDAQ:CAR) price has been as high as $41.53 and as low as $20.71. Avis Budget Group, Inc. earnings have risen with an annualized rate of 52.8% over the last 5 years.

Avis Budget Group, Inc. (Mean Target Price: $39.82)

The average 1-year price target for Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) — averaging the work of different analysts — reveals a mean PT of $39.82/share. That’s a potential -3.37 decrease relative to where Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) has been trading recently. The current price is seen ranging between $40.46 and $41.5. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $21. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $60.

Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) Consensus Recommendation

The collective rating of 2.3 for Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum. Of the 10 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track CAR 3 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 7, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Avis Budget Group, Inc. versus those who think you should sell it. A 6 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while1 believe that investors should either steer clear of CAR or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

Is Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) Cheap From Peers?

Equifax Inc. (EFX) knifed -0.11 percent lower and now trades for $108.58. EFX comes in with a P/S ratio of 3.94 that’s greater than 1, potentially implying that it could be expensive relative to the overall sector (13.11) and its peers (90.29). Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 17.72 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 22.97. During the last 52 weeks, the price has been as high as $147.02 and as low as $89.59. Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) earnings have risen with a quarterly rate of 10.7% over the last 5 years. Shares of EFX have sank -23.92% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has dropped -25.38% in that time.

Equifax Inc. (Price Objective: $124.43)

Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) has a market cap of $12.99 billion and over the last 12 months, EFX has declined by -16.17%. The average 1-year price target for (EFX) reveals an average price target of $124.43 per share. That’s a potential 14.6 gain from where (NYSE:EFX) has been trading recently. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $110. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $149.

Analyst Thoughts About Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX)

The consensus recommendation — averaging the work of 15 analysts — of 1.9 for Equifax Inc. (EFX) points to bullish case. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Equifax Inc. 3 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 12 are split, though not evenly, between analysts who think you should buy its stock versus those who think you should sell it. A 12 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 0 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:EFX) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.