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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for WB. The highest price target was 100.7, implying potential capital gains of 28.56 percent. The minimum price target given was 63, implying potential capital losses of -19.57 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1.43 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 13.7 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' 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. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

WB has an estimated earnings growth rate of 122.86 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. WB has a PEG ratio of 0.99.

In the last 52-weeks, WB has achieved a high of 82.28 and a low of 31.25. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 150.66 percent, and 4.8 percent lower than its 52-week 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.