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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SYT. The maximum price target given was 92.49, implying a possible profit of 0.31 percent. The lowest price target was 78.15, implying a possible loss 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.4 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.22 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. 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. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of SYT is 0.67.

SYT has traded between a high of 93.61 and a low of 74.52 over the past year. 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 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.