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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 85, implying potential capital gains of 11.64 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 75, implying potential capital losses of -1.5 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.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -3.11 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -18.35 percent in FY estimates.
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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
NICE has an estimated earnings growth rate of 7.32 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 19.49 percent, and 6.19 percent lower than its 52-week high. NICE has a P/E 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.