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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for AYA. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 31.5, implying potential capital gains of 75.49 percent. The minimum price target given was 19, which equates to a potential downside of 5.85 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 3.7 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of AYA's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 183.08 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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. The PEG ratio of AYA is 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 below the high by 11.79 percent. AYA has a P/E 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.