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.

MBT was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 12.5, which equates to a potential upside of 44.68 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 9.5, implying a possible loss of 9.95 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.5 percent, compared to last month. 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. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of MBT to grow at a rate of 44.25 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. MBT has a PEG ratio of 0.26.

MBT has a 52-week high of 11.59 and a 52-week low of 7.09. Currently the stock is 21.86 percent higher than its low, and 25.45 percent lower than its 52-week high. MBT has a P/E 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.