Analyst Ratings for Green Dot Corp. Cl A (GDOT)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Green Dot Corp. Cl A (NYSE:GDOT) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, GDOT was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 7 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 8 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. 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 GDOT. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 48, which equates to a potential upside of 18.67 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, implying potential capital losses of -18.42 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 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -8.59 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.15 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, 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.

GDOT has an estimated earnings growth rate of 64.91 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. GDOT has a PEG ratio of 0.66.

In the trailing 52-weeks, GDOT hit 40.84 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 21.45. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 88.58 percent, and 0.95 percent below the high. GDOT has a P/E ratio of 42.58. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GDOT value stock report compares GDOT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.02 billion. GDOT will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.