Analyst Ratings for Cinemark Holdings Inc. (CNK)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Cinemark Holdings Inc. (NYSE:CNK) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, CNK was issued an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 12 analysts covering the stock, 7 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 2 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 1.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for CNK. The highest price target was 53.5, implying potential capital gains of 37.14 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 34, which equates to a potential downside of -12.84 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 downwards by an average of -20.44 percent. That number becomes -25.54 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -6.79 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.91 percent in FY estimates.

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 5 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 5 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

CNK has an estimated earnings growth rate of -8.42 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. CNK has a PEG ratio of -1.96.

CNK has a 52-week high of 44.84 and a 52-week low of 36.08. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 8.12 percent, and below the high by 13 percent. CNK has a price/earnings ratio of 16.53. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CNK value stock report compares CNK to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CNK is $4.6 billion. CNK's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.