Analyst Ratings for Belmond Ltd. (BEL)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Belmond Ltd. (NYSE:BEL) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for BEL last month.

Of the 5 analysts covering the stock, 2 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for BEL. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 16, which equates to a potential upside of 21.21 percent. The lowest price target was 13, implying a possible loss of -1.52 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -4.17 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -2.14 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -2.63 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -29.81 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

BEL has an estimated earnings growth rate of -3.66 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of BEL is -20.2.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BEL hit 14.45 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 10.86. Currently the stock is 21.55 percent higher than its low, and 8.65 percent lower than its 52-week high. BEL has a price/earnings ratio of 73.95. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BEL value stock report compares BEL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of BEL is $1.33 billion. BEL will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.