Analyst Ratings for QIWI PLC ADR (QIWI)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Hold has been given to QIWI PLC ADR (NASDAQ:QIWI) by analysts covering the stock. QIWI had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

8 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 1 gave QIWI a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 2 gave 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. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 1.

Several price targets were given for QIWI by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 27, implying potential capital gains of 51.09 percent. The lowest price target was 14.99, which equates to a potential downside of -16.12 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

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 -5.56 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -3.31 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 3.2 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of QIWI to grow at a rate of 60.64 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. QIWI has a PEG ratio of 0.44.

QIWI has traded between a high of 26.55 and a low of 11.26 over the past year. Currently the stock is 58.7 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 32.69 percent. QIWI has a price/earnings ratio of 26.49. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The QIWI value stock report compares QIWI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.15 billion. QIWI will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.