Analyst Ratings for Amplify Snack Brands Inc. (BETR)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Amplify Snack Brands Inc. (NYSE:BETR) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, BETR received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

BETR was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 13, implying potential capital gains of 23.81 percent. The minimum price target given was 8.5, which equates to a potential downside of -19.05 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 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 -11.11 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -4.49 percent in FY estimates.

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, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of BETR to grow at a rate of 64.28 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. BETR has a PEG ratio of 0.63.

BETR has traded between a high of 17.53 and a low of 7.86 over the past year. Today's price is 33.59 percent above the 52-week low, and 40.1 percent lower than its 52-week high. BETR has a P/E ratio of 40.38. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BETR value stock report compares BETR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.80748 billion. BETR's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.