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 maximum price target given was 92.49, which equates to a potential upside of 0.31 percent. The minimum price target given was 78.15, implying a possible loss of -15.24 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. That number becomes 0 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 downwards by -0.4 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.22 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of SYT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 53.95 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of SYT is 0.67.

SYT has a 52-week high of 93.61 and a 52-week low of 74.52. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 23.73 percent, and below the high by 1.51 percent. SYT has a price/earnings 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.