Analyst Ratings for Sanofi ADR (SNY)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Sanofi ADR (NYSE:SNY) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, SNY received an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 28 analysts covering the stock, 11 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 14 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 2 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 3 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

Several price targets were given for SNY by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 58.49, implying a possible profit of 21.63 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 41.92, implying a possible loss of -12.83 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 -2.48 percent. That number becomes -1.64 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.73 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 6.97 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

SNY has an estimated earnings growth rate of 61.79 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. SNY has a PEG ratio of 0.39.

In the trailing 52-weeks, SNY hit 50.24 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 36.81. Today's price is 30.64 percent above the 52-week low, and 4.28 percent below the high. SNY has a P/E ratio of 24.01. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SNY value stock report compares SNY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of SNY is $120.72 billion. SNY will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.