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.

GNW was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 4, implying a possible profit of 17.99 percent. The lowest price target was 4, implying potential capital losses of 17.99 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

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 2.17 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 11.74 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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the last 52-weeks, GNW has achieved a high of 5.27 and a low of 2.67. Today's price is 26.97 percent above the 52-week low, 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.