Analyst Ratings for LATAM Airlines Group SA (ADR) (LFL)

Updated: 2017-04-09

An average rating of Overweight has been given to LATAM Airlines Group SA (ADR) (NYSE:LFL) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, LFL was issued an average rating of Overweight.

15 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 7 gave LFL a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 2. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for LFL. The most optimistic price target was 16, which equates to a potential upside of 20.21 percent. The minimum price target given was 9, implying a possible loss of -32.38 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -15.97 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -5.96 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 6.17 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 22.62 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, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of LFL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 240.9 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of LFL is 0.44.

LFL has traded between a high of 13.48 and a low of 5.81 over the past year. Today's price is 129.09 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.26 percent lower than its 52-week high. LFL has a price/earnings ratio of 105.51. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The LFL value stock report compares LFL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of LFL is $8.11 billion. LFL's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.