Analyst Ratings for Weibo Corp. ADR (WB)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Weibo Corp. ADR (NASDAQ:WB) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, WB was issued an average rating of Buy.

Of the 20 analysts covering the stock, 15 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for WB. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 100.7, which equates to a potential upside of 28.56 percent. The minimum price target given was 63, which equates to a potential downside of -19.57 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1.43 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 22 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.68 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 13.7 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of WB to grow at a rate of 122.86 percent. 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 that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of WB is 0.99.

In the trailing 52-weeks, WB hit 82.28 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 31.25. Currently the stock is 150.66 percent higher than its low, and 4.8 percent below the high. WB has a P/E ratio of 121.97. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The WB value stock report compares WB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of WB is $16.69 billion. WB will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.