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.

Several price targets were given for AYA by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 31.5, implying potential capital gains of 75.49 percent. The minimum price target given was 19, implying a possible loss 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. That number becomes 2.13 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 3.7 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, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of AYA to grow at a rate of 183.08 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. AYA has a PEG ratio of 0.13.

AYA has a 52-week high of 20.35 and a 52-week low of 12.85. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 39.69 percent, and 11.79 percent below the 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.