Analyst Ratings for SINOPEC Shanghai Petrochemical Co. Ltd. ADR (SHI)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of SINOPEC Shanghai Petrochemical Co. Ltd. ADR (NYSE:SHI) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for SHI last month.

A buy rating was issued by 4 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 3 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 2.

SHI was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was , implying a possible profit of -100 percent. The lowest price target was , implying potential capital losses of -100 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.07 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.71 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. 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 SHI to grow at a rate of -24.1 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. SHI has a PEG ratio of -0.25.

SHI has traded between a high of 64.80 and a low of 48.00 over the past year. Today's price is 17.63 percent above the 52-week low, and 12.87 percent below the high. SHI has a P/E ratio of 6.11. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SHI value stock report compares SHI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of SHI is $9.34 billion. SHI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.