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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SYT. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 92.49, implying potential capital gains of 0.31 percent. The lowest price target was 78.15, which equates to a potential downside of -15.24 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 upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. 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.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, 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, 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. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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.

In the last 52-weeks, SYT has achieved a high of 93.61 and a low of 74.52. Currently the stock is 23.73 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 1.51 percent. 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.