Analyst Ratings for Momo Inc. ADR (MOMO)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Buy has been given to Momo Inc. ADR (NASDAQ:MOMO) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, MOMO received an average rating of Buy.

Of the 12 analysts covering the stock, 10 gave it a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for MOMO by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 54, implying a possible profit of 22.56 percent. The minimum price target given was 44, implying a possible loss of -0.14 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 7.79 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 1.85 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 upwards by 1.41 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 15.27 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

MOMO has an estimated earnings growth rate of 38.68 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, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of MOMO is 1.08.

In the trailing 52-weeks, MOMO hit 45.95 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 13.00. Currently the stock is 238.92 percent higher than its low, and 4.11 percent below the high. MOMO has a P/E ratio of 41.88. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The MOMO value stock report compares MOMO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $8.52 billion. MOMO's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.