Analyst Ratings for Bunge Ltd. (BG)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Bunge Ltd. (NYSE:BG) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, BG received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 7 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 1.

BG was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 90, implying potential capital gains of 12.51 percent. The minimum price target given was 72, implying a possible loss of -9.99 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -81.6 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -87.27 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -19.02 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -28.57 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 3 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

BG has an estimated earnings growth rate of 14.55 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of BG is 1.5.

In the trailing 52-weeks, BG hit 83.75 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 58.19. Currently the stock is 37.47 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 4.48 percent. BG has a P/E ratio of 21.88. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BG value stock report compares BG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $11.31 billion. BG will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.