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 highest price target was 16, implying a possible profit of 20.21 percent. The lowest price target was 9, which equates to a potential downside of -32.38 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change 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. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 6.17 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 22.62 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of LFL to grow at a rate of 240.9 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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. LFL has a PEG ratio of 0.44.

In the trailing 52-weeks, LFL hit 13.48 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 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 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.