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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for QIWI. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 27, which equates to a potential upside of 51.09 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 14.99, which equates to a potential downside of -16.12 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -5.56 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -3.31 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 3.2 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. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

QIWI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 60.64 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. QIWI has a PEG ratio of 0.44.

In the last 52-weeks, QIWI has achieved a high of 26.55 and a low of 11.26. Today's price is 58.7 percent above the 52-week 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.