Analyst Ratings for AVG Technologies NV (AVG)

Updated: 2016-11-08

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AVG. The most optimistic price target was 25, implying potential capital gains of -0.2 percent. The lowest price target was 25, which equates to a potential downside of -0.2 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 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days 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.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of AVG's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 2.94 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of AVG is 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 market cap of AVG is $1.27 billion. AVG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.