Analyst Ratings for Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd. (OR)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Buy has been given to Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd. (NYSE:OR) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, OR was issued an average rating of Buy.

10 analysts declared OR a buy, 2 gave an overweight rating, 2 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. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

OR was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 22.5, implying potential capital gains of 77.3 percent. The minimum price target given was 15, implying a possible loss of 18.2 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -7.14 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -12.5 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -1.67 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 12.22 percent.

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, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of OR to grow at a rate of -46.72 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. OR has a PEG ratio of -0.62.

OR has traded between a high of 14.74 and a low of 8.88 over the past year. Currently the stock is 42.91 percent higher than its low, and 13.91 percent below the high. OR has a price/earnings ratio of 28.82. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OR value stock report compares OR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.67 billion. OR's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.