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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for BETR. The most optimistic price target was 13, implying potential capital gains of 23.81 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 8.5, implying a possible loss of -19.05 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -11.11 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -4.49 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 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of BETR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 64.28 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. BETR has a PEG ratio of 0.63.

In the last 52-weeks, BETR has achieved a high of 17.53 and a low of 7.86. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 33.59 percent, and 40.1 percent below the high. BETR has a price/earnings 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 market cap of BETR is $0.80748 billion. BETR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.