Analyst Ratings for Avon Products Inc. (AVP)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. Last month, AVP received an average rating of Overweight.

4 analysts declared AVP a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 8 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for AVP. The maximum price target given was 6, which equates to a potential upside of 60.86 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 3.5, implying potential capital losses of -6.17 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -8.33 percent. That number becomes -33.33 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.23 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -27.59 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, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. 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.

AVP has traded between a high of 6.96 and a low of 3.24 over the past year. Currently the stock is 15.12 percent higher than its low, and 46.41 percent lower than its 52-week high. AVP has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AVP value stock report compares AVP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.63 billion. AVP is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.