Analyst Ratings for AVG Technologies NV (AVG)

Updated: 2016-11-08

A number of analysts gave price targets for AVG. The highest price target was 25, implying potential capital gains of -0.2 percent. The lowest price target was 25, implying a possible loss of -0.2 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -19.24 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.26 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -23.49 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

AVG has an estimated earnings growth rate of 2.94 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. AVG has a PEG ratio of 9.76.

In the last 52-weeks, AVG has achieved a high of 25.75 and a low of 16.12. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 55.4 percent, and 2.72 percent below the high. AVG has a P/E ratio of 28.69. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AVG value stock report compares AVG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.27 billion. AVG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.