Analyst Ratings for Kyocera Corp. ADR (KYO)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Kyocera Corp. ADR (NYSE:KYO) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, KYO was issued an average rating of Hold.

18 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 1 gave KYO a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 13 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 2 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 decreased by 1.

Several price targets were given for KYO by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 66.48, implying potential capital gains of 15.22 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 54.87, implying potential capital losses of -4.9 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 3.02 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 9.27 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of KYO's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 2.11 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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. KYO has a PEG ratio of 10.56.

KYO has a 52-week high of 61.50 and a 52-week low of 46.37. Today's price is 24.43 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 6.18 percent. KYO has a price/earnings ratio of 22.28. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KYO value stock report compares KYO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $21.36 billion. KYO is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.