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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for AVP. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 6, implying potential capital gains of 60.86 percent. The minimum price target given was 3.5, implying a possible loss of -6.17 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -8.33 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -33.33 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.23 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -27.59 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, 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. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 15.12 percent, 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.