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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for YHOO. The maximum price target given was 70, implying a possible profit of 33 percent. The lowest price target was 45, implying a possible loss of -14.5 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 2.92 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.71 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 9.15 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

YHOO has a 52-week high of 57.39 and a 52-week low of 35.05. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 50.16 percent, and below the high by 8.29 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $49.82 billion. YHOO is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.