Analyst Ratings for LinkedIn Corp (LNKD)Updated: 2016-12-05
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for LNKD. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 220, which equates to a potential upside of 12.7 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 196, which equates to a potential downside of 0.41 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0.27 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 6.38 percent in FY estimates.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
In the trailing 52-weeks, LNKD hit 244.00 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 98.25. Today's price is 98.68 percent above the 52-week low, and 20 percent below the high. LNKD has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The LNKD value stock report compares LNKD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of LNKD is $26.44 billion. LNKD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2017-02-02, days from today.