Analyst Ratings for Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)

Updated: 2017-06-15

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for YHOO last month.

17 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave YHOO a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 3. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for YHOO by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 70, implying potential capital gains of 33 percent. The lowest price target was 45, implying a possible loss of -14.5 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 2.92 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.71 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 9.15 percent.

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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the last 52-weeks, YHOO has achieved a high of 57.39 and a low of 35.05. Today's price is 50.16 percent above the 52-week low, and 8.29 percent lower than its 52-week high. YHOO has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The YHOO value stock report compares YHOO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of YHOO is $49.82 billion. YHOO's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.