Analyst Ratings for Ambarella Inc. (AMBA)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Ambarella Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBA) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, AMBA received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 7 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AMBA. The maximum price target given was 75, implying potential capital gains of 51.42 percent. The lowest price target was 54, implying a possible loss of 9.02 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -13.44 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -9.61 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of AMBA's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -60.04 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of AMBA is -0.49.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AMBA hit 74.95 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 46.80. Today's price is 5.83 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 33.92 percent. AMBA has a price/earnings ratio of 29.31. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AMBA value stock report compares AMBA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.7 billion. AMBA's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.