Analyst Ratings for Syngenta AG ADR (SYT)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Underweight has been given to Syngenta AG ADR (NYSE:SYT) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Underweight was previously issued for SYT last month.

3 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave SYT a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 5. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

SYT was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 92.49, implying potential capital gains of 0.31 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 78.15, which equates to a potential downside of -15.24 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.4 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.22 percent.

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 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

SYT has an estimated earnings growth rate of 53.95 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. SYT has a PEG ratio of 0.67.

In the last 52-weeks, SYT has achieved a high of 93.61 and a low of 74.52. Today's price is 23.73 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.51 percent below the high. SYT has a P/E ratio of 36.21. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SYT value stock report compares SYT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $43.03 billion. SYT is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.