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 maximum price target given was 48, implying a possible profit of 18.67 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 33, which equates to a potential downside of -18.42 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -8.59 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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 decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of GDOT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 64.91 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of GDOT is 0.66.

GDOT has traded between a high of 40.84 and a low of 21.45 over the past year. Today's price is 88.58 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.95 percent. GDOT has a price/earnings 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 market cap of GDOT is $2.02 billion. GDOT is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.