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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for GME. The most optimistic price target was 28, which equates to a potential upside of 30.23 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 18, implying a possible loss 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -13.89 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 1.53 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, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. 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. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of GME is -2.77.

In the trailing 52-weeks, GME hit 32.67 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 20.10. Currently the stock is 6.97 percent higher than its low, 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 market cap of GME is $2.18 billion. GME is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.