Analyst Ratings for SAP SE ADR (SAP)Updated: 2017-07-29
An average rating of Overweight has been given to SAP SE ADR (NYSE:SAP) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, SAP received an average rating of Overweight.
Of the 39 analysts covering the stock, 25 gave it a buy rating, 2 issued an overweight rating, 8 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 3 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.
Several price targets were given for SAP by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 121, which equates to a potential upside of 14.09 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 81.95, implying a possible loss of -22.73 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -2.23 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -1.34 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.06 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.18 percent in FY estimates.
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, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
The growth rate of SAP's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 26.37 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of SAP is 1.29.
In the last 52-weeks, SAP has achieved a high of 108.72 and a low of 80.93. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 31.05 percent, and 2.45 percent below the high. SAP has a price/earnings ratio of 34.02. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SAP value stock report compares SAP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $130.31 billion. SAP will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.