Analyst Ratings for Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd. (HOLI)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:HOLI) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for HOLI last month.

7 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave HOLI a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave 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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for HOLI. The maximum price target given was 23, which equates to a potential upside of 20.8 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 12.31, implying a possible loss of -35.35 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. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -20.01 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -11.07 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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

HOLI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 51.17 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of HOLI is 0.28.

In the last 52-weeks, HOLI has achieved a high of 23.55 and a low of 15.08. Today's price is 26.26 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 19.15 percent. HOLI has a price/earnings ratio of 14.21. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The HOLI value stock report compares HOLI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of HOLI is $1.15 billion. HOLI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.