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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for COTY. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 25, implying potential capital gains of 22.91 percent. The minimum price target given was 16, implying potential capital losses of -21.34 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 -5 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -27.88 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.62 percent in FY estimates.

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 made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, COTY hit 30.13 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 16.95. Currently the stock is 20 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 32.49 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $14.81 billion. COTY's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.