Analyst Ratings for Diamond Resorts International Inc (DRII)

Updated: 2016-08-30

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for DRII. The most optimistic price target was 31, implying a possible profit of 2.65 percent. The minimum price target given was 30.25, implying a possible loss of 0.17 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 upwards for this quarter, by about 0.82 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 8.49 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.43 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.43 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 1 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of DRII's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 3.46 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. DRII has a PEG ratio of 4.4.

DRII has a 52-week high of 30.27 and a 52-week low of 16.19. Currently the stock is 86.53 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 0.23 percent. DRII has a P/E ratio of 15.24. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DRII value stock report compares DRII to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.11 billion. DRII's next earnings release will be on 2016-10-26, which is -1060 days away.