Analyst Ratings for Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. ADR (GGAL)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. ADR (NASDAQ:GGAL) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, GGAL received an average rating of Overweight.

5 analysts declared GGAL a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 3. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

GGAL was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 58.94, which equates to a potential upside of 54.78 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 34, implying potential capital losses of -10.71 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 1.19 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.15 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.86 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 revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of GGAL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 13.5 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. GGAL has a PEG ratio of 0.89.

GGAL has a 52-week high of 47.34 and a 52-week low of 23.23. Today's price is 63.93 percent above the 52-week low, and 19.56 percent lower than its 52-week high. GGAL has a P/E ratio of 12.02. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GGAL value stock report compares GGAL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.98 billion. GGAL will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.