Analyst Ratings for Itau Unibanco Holding S/A ADR (ITUB)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Itau Unibanco Holding S/A ADR (NYSE:ITUB) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for ITUB last month.

6 analysts declared ITUB a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 7 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for ITUB. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 15.62, which equates to a potential upside of 33.62 percent. The minimum price target given was 8, implying potential capital losses of -31.57 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1.79 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 1.79 percent. 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 -0.43 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of ITUB to grow at a rate of 0.47 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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. The PEG ratio of ITUB is 22.51.

ITUB has traded between a high of 13.65 and a low of 9.10 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 28.46 percent, and below the high by 14.36 percent. ITUB has a P/E ratio of 10.58. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ITUB value stock report compares ITUB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of ITUB is $72.46 billion. ITUB will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.