Analyst Ratings for Diamond Resorts International Inc (DRII)

Updated: 2016-08-30

DRII was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 31, implying a possible profit of 2.65 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 30.25, implying a possible loss of 0.17 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.82 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 8.49 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.43 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.43 percent in FY estimates.

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, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

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. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. DRII has a PEG ratio of 4.4.

DRII has traded between a high of 30.27 and a low of 16.19 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 86.53 percent, and 0.23 percent below the high. DRII has a price/earnings 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 -749 days away.