Analyst Ratings for GameStop Corp. Cl A (GME)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of GameStop Corp. Cl A (NYSE:GME) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, GME received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 5 analysts, 2 gave an overweight rating, 7 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for GME. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 28, which equates to a potential upside of 30.23 percent. The minimum price target given was 18, implying potential capital losses of -16.28 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -13.89 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.53 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of GME's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -2.3 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. GME has a PEG ratio of -2.77.

GME has traded between a high of 32.67 and a low of 20.10 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 6.97 percent, and 34.19 percent below the high. GME has a P/E ratio of 6.36. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GME value stock report compares GME to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.18 billion. GME is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.