Analyst Ratings for Universal Display Corp. (OLED)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Universal Display Corp. (NASDAQ:OLED) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, OLED was issued an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 9 analysts covering the stock, 6 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 1 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 OLED by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 140, which equates to a potential upside of 13.22 percent. The minimum price target given was 115, implying a possible loss of -7 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -0.68 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 8.46 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 27.74 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of OLED to grow at a rate of 45.56 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 OLED is 2.26.

OLED has traded between a high of 130.65 and a low of 47.88 over the past year. Currently the stock is 158.25 percent higher than its low, and 5.36 percent below the high. OLED has a price/earnings ratio of 103.04. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OLED value stock report compares OLED to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of OLED is $5.82 billion. OLED is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.