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.

AYA was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 31.5, which equates to a potential upside of 75.49 percent. The minimum price target given was 19, which equates to a potential downside of 5.85 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

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 2.13 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 3.7 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of AYA to grow at a rate of 183.08 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 AYA is 0.13.

AYA has traded between a high of 20.35 and a low of 12.85 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 39.69 percent, and below the high by 11.79 percent. 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.