Analyst Ratings for EPAM Systems Inc. (EPAM)Updated: 2017-07-26
Analysts covering EPAM Systems Inc. (NYSE:EPAM) have given it a consensus rating of Buy. Last month, EPAM received an average rating of Buy.
18 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 16 gave EPAM a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued 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. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
Many analysts weighed in on price targets for EPAM. The highest price target was 96, which equates to a potential upside of 10.37 percent. The lowest price target was 72, implying a possible loss of -17.22 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -0.39 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 4.12 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
The growth rate of EPAM's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 39.86 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of EPAM is 1.18.
EPAM has traded between a high of 87.93 and a low of 54.53 over the past year. Today's price is 59.51 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.08 percent lower than its 52-week high. EPAM has a price/earnings ratio of 47.02. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The EPAM value stock report compares EPAM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of EPAM is $4.49 billion. EPAM will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.