Analyst Ratings for BBVA Banco Frances S.A. ADR (BFR)

Updated: 2017-07-27

BBVA Banco Frances S.A. ADR (NYSE:BFR) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. BFR had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

6 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 2 gave BFR a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an decrease of 2 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for BFR. The most optimistic price target was 28.91, implying potential capital gains of 82.74 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 14.72, implying potential capital losses of -6.95 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -6.76 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -16.29 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -1.56 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.71 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

BFR has an estimated earnings growth rate of 19.24 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of BFR is 0.55.

BFR has traded between a high of 21.90 and a low of 15.41 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 2.66 percent, and 27.76 percent below the high. BFR has a P/E ratio of 10.66. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BFR value stock report compares BFR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.34 billion. BFR is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.