Analyst Ratings for Genworth Financial Inc. Cl A (GNW)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Genworth Financial Inc. Cl A (NYSE:GNW) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, GNW was issued an average rating of Hold.

0 analysts declared GNW a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 6 issued 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. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for GNW. The maximum price target given was 4, which equates to a potential upside of 17.99 percent. The lowest price target was 4, implying a possible loss of 17.99 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 2.17 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 11.74 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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

GNW has a 52-week high of 5.27 and a 52-week low of 2.67. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 26.97 percent, and below the high by 35.67 percent. GNW has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GNW value stock report compares GNW to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of GNW is $1.69 billion. GNW is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.