Analyst Ratings for Rambus Inc. (RMBS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. About 30 days ago, RMBS was issued an average rating of Buy.

7 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 5 gave RMBS a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 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. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for RMBS. The most optimistic price target was 16, implying a possible profit of 21.95 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 14, implying potential capital losses of 6.71 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 16.67 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 16.67 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 8.33 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 8.33 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

RMBS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 636.56 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. RMBS has a PEG ratio of 0.34.

RMBS has a 52-week high of 14.50 and a 52-week low of 11.30. Currently the stock is 16.11 percent higher than its low, and 9.52 percent lower than its 52-week high. RMBS has a P/E ratio of 218.17. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The RMBS value stock report compares RMBS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.47 billion. RMBS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.