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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for CNK. The highest price target was 53.5, implying a possible profit of 37.14 percent. The minimum price target given was 34, implying a possible loss of -12.84 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -20.44 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -25.54 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -6.79 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -3.91 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 5 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY 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. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. CNK has a PEG ratio of -1.96.

In the last 52-weeks, CNK has achieved a high of 44.84 and a low of 36.08. Currently the stock is 8.12 percent higher than its low, 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.