CarMax Inc. (NYSE:KMX) shares were trading lower by -0.12 percent ($-0.09) at $75.37 a piece in Tuesday’s session. It had closed the previous session at $75.46. KMX trades with a P/S ratio of 0.83. 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 18.51 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 20.72. Shares of KMX have uptrended 16.26% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved 11.57% in that time. CarMax Inc. (KMX) has a market cap of $13.79 billion and over the last 12 months, CarMax Inc. (NYSE:KMX) has gone stronger by 47.47%. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:KMX) price has been as high as $77.64 and as low as $47.5. CarMax Inc. earnings have risen with an annualized rate of 12.7% over the last 5 years.

CarMax Inc. (Mean Target Price: $76.41)

The average 1-year price target for CarMax Inc. (KMX) — averaging the work of different analysts — reveals a mean PT of $76.41/share. That’s a potential 1.38 increase relative to where CarMax Inc. (NYSE:KMX) has been trading recently. The current price is seen ranging between $75.19 and $75.76. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $54. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $84.

CarMax Inc. (KMX) Consensus Recommendation

The collective rating of 2.6 for CarMax Inc. (NYSE:KMX) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum. Of the 17 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track KMX 8 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 9, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy CarMax Inc. versus those who think you should sell it. A 7 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while2 believe that investors should either steer clear of KMX or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

Is The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) Cheap From Peers?

The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX) knifed -0.12 percent lower and now trades for $33.22. BX comes in with a P/S ratio of 6.15 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 10.88 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 14.94. During the last 52 weeks, the price has been as high as $35.09 and as low as $23.33. The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) earnings have risen with a quarterly rate of 10.9% over the last 5 years. Shares of BX have sank -4.49% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has dropped -7.44% in that time.

The Blackstone Group L.P. (Price Objective: $38.38)

The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) has a market cap of $39.89 billion and over the last 12 months, BX has risen by 41.24%. The average 1-year price target for (BX) reveals an average price target of $38.38 per share. That’s a potential 15.53 gain from where (NYSE:BX) has been trading recently. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $32. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $45.

Analyst Thoughts About The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX)

The consensus recommendation — averaging the work of 14 analysts — of 1.7 for The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX) points to bullish case. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track The Blackstone Group L.P. 2 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:BX) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.