Analyst Ratings for Dreamworks Animation Skg Inc (DWA)

Updated: 2016-08-20

DWA was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 41, implying potential capital gains of 0.1 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 30, implying a possible loss of -26.76 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 downwards for this quarter, by about -200 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -154.46 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 downwards by -5.11 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -37.19 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

DWA has an estimated earnings growth rate of -45.88 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of DWA is -1.41.

In the trailing 52-weeks, DWA hit 41.13 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 17.02. Today's price is 140.66 percent above the 52-week low, and 0.41 percent below the high. DWA has a price/earnings ratio of 64.88. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DWA value stock report compares DWA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.55 billion. DWA's next earnings release will be on 2016-11-03, which is -868 days away.