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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for YNDX. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 38, implying a possible profit of 19.4 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 24.3, which equates to a potential downside of -23.64 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.

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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -1.09 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of YNDX's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 192.01 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. YNDX has a PEG ratio of 0.53.

In the last 52-weeks, YNDX has achieved a high of 32.44 and a low of 17.28. Currently the stock is 84.17 percent higher than its low, and 1.9 percent below the high. YNDX has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $10.29 billion. YNDX will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.