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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 90, implying a possible profit of 12.51 percent. The minimum price target given was 72, which equates to a potential downside of -9.99 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change 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. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -19.02 percent, compared to last month. 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 revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of BG's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 14.55 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. BG has a PEG ratio of 1.5.

In the last 52-weeks, BG has achieved a high of 83.75 and a low of 58.19. Today's price is 37.47 percent above the 52-week low, and 4.48 percent below the high. BG has a price/earnings 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 market cap of BG is $11.31 billion. BG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.