Analyst Ratings for Yandex N.V. Cl A (YNDX)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Yandex N.V. Cl A (NASDAQ:YNDX) by analysts covering the stock. YNDX had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

14 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 9 gave YNDX a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued 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. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 1.

A number of analysts gave price targets for YNDX. The most optimistic price target was 38, which equates to a potential upside of 19.4 percent. The minimum price target given was 24.3, which equates to a potential downside of -23.64 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 -2.27 percent. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -1.09 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of YNDX to grow at a rate of 192.01 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of YNDX is 0.53.

YNDX has a 52-week high of 32.44 and a 52-week low of 17.28. Today's price is 84.17 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.9 percent lower than its 52-week high. YNDX has a P/E ratio of 101.3. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The YNDX value stock report compares YNDX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of YNDX is $10.29 billion. YNDX will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.