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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for OLED. The highest price target was 140, implying a possible profit of 13.22 percent. The most pessimistic price target 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. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which 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. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. 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.

The growth rate of OLED's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 45.56 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. 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. Today's price is 158.25 percent above the 52-week 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.