Analyst Ratings for Amaya Inc. (AYA)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ:AYA) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. AYA had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AYA. The highest price target was 31.5, implying a possible profit of 75.49 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 19, implying potential capital losses of 5.85 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 2.13 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 3.7 percent in FY estimates.

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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

AYA has an estimated earnings growth rate of 183.08 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. AYA has a PEG ratio of 0.13.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AYA hit 20.35 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 12.85. Today's price is 39.69 percent above the 52-week low, and 11.79 percent lower than its 52-week high. AYA has a price/earnings ratio of 24.26. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AYA value stock report compares AYA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AYA is $2.63 billion. AYA's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.