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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for MOMO. The highest price target was 54, which equates to a potential upside of 22.56 percent. The minimum price target given was 44, implying potential capital losses 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 7.79 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 1.85 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 1.41 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 15.27 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of MOMO to grow at a rate of 38.68 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. MOMO has a PEG ratio of 1.08.

MOMO has a 52-week high of 45.95 and a 52-week low of 13.00. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 238.92 percent, 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 market cap of MOMO is $8.52 billion. MOMO will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.