Analyst Ratings for Coty Inc. Cl A (COTY)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Coty Inc. Cl A (NYSE:COTY) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. COTY had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 5 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 11 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for COTY. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 25, implying a possible profit of 22.91 percent. The minimum price target given was 16, implying potential capital losses of -21.34 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -5 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -27.88 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.62 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. 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.

COTY has traded between a high of 30.13 and a low of 16.95 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 20 percent, and 32.49 percent lower than its 52-week high. COTY has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The COTY value stock report compares COTY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of COTY is $14.81 billion. COTY will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.