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.

SNY was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 58.49, implying potential capital gains of 21.63 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 41.92, implying potential capital losses of -12.83 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -2.48 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -1.64 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.73 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 6.97 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of SNY to grow at a rate of 61.79 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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. SNY has a PEG ratio of 0.39.

SNY has a 52-week high of 50.24 and a 52-week low of 36.81. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 30.64 percent, and 4.28 percent below the high. SNY has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $120.72 billion. SNY's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.