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 price target was 38, implying a possible profit of 19.4 percent. The lowest price target was 24.3, which equates to a potential downside of -23.64 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 -2.27 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. 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. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of YNDX's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 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 people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of YNDX is 0.53.

In the trailing 52-weeks, YNDX hit 32.44 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 17.28. Today's price is 84.17 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 1.9 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $10.29 billion. YNDX's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.