Analyst Ratings for NICE Ltd. ADR (NICE)Updated: 2017-07-26
NICE Ltd. ADR (NASDAQ:NICE) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for NICE last month.
11 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 5 gave NICE a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave 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.
Several price targets were given for NICE by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 85, implying a possible profit of 11.64 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 75, which equates to a potential downside of -1.5 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
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 -3.11 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -18.35 percent.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
The growth rate of NICE's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 7.32 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of NICE is 6.33.
In the last 52-weeks, NICE has achieved a high of 81.16 and a low of 63.72. Today's price is 19.49 percent above the 52-week low, and 6.19 percent below the high. NICE has a price/earnings ratio of 46.35. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NICE value stock report compares NICE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.55 billion. NICE is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.