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.
Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SAP. The maximum price target given was 121, implying a possible profit of 14.09 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 81.95, which equates to a potential downside of -22.73 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -2.23 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.34 percent. 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.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of SAP to grow at a rate of 26.37 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. SAP has a PEG ratio of 1.29.
In the trailing 52-weeks, SAP hit 108.72 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 80.93. Today's price is 31.05 percent above the 52-week low, 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.