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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for GGAL. The most optimistic price target was 58.94, which equates to a potential upside of 54.78 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 34, implying a possible loss 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 1.19 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.15 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.86 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of GGAL to grow at a rate of 13.5 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. GGAL has a PEG ratio of 0.89.

In the last 52-weeks, GGAL has achieved a high of 47.34 and a low of 23.23. Currently the stock is 63.93 percent higher than its low, and 19.56 percent lower than its 52-week high. GGAL has a price/earnings 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 market cap of GGAL is $4.98 billion. GGAL will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.