Analyst Ratings for Mobile TeleSystems PJSC ADR (MBT)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Mobile TeleSystems PJSC ADR (NYSE:MBT) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, MBT received an average rating of Overweight.

16 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 8 gave MBT a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 8 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 1.

Several price targets were given for MBT by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 12.5, implying potential capital gains of 44.68 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 9.5, implying a possible loss of 9.95 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 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.5 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 3.45 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of MBT to grow at a rate of 44.25 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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 MBT is 0.26.

In the last 52-weeks, MBT has achieved a high of 11.59 and a low of 7.09. Today's price is 21.86 percent above the 52-week low, and 25.45 percent below the high. MBT has a price/earnings ratio of 11.54. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The MBT value stock report compares MBT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of MBT is $7.92 billion. MBT will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.