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.

LFL was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 16, implying a possible profit of 20.21 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 9, implying potential capital losses 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. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -5.96 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 6.17 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 22.62 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of LFL's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 240.9 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of LFL is 0.44.

LFL has a 52-week high of 13.48 and a 52-week low of 5.81. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 129.09 percent, and below the high by 1.26 percent. LFL has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $8.11 billion. LFL is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.