Analyst Ratings for UBS Group AG (UBS)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, UBS received an average rating of Overweight.

26 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 11 gave UBS a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 12 gave a hold rating, 1 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 increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an decrease of 2 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for UBS. The highest price target was 22, which equates to a potential upside of 22.36 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 14.54, implying a possible loss of -19.13 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

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. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 1.84 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 3.98 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 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of UBS to grow at a rate of 47.47 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 UBS is 0.37.

UBS has a 52-week high of 18.31 and a 52-week low of 12.86. Today's price is 39.81 percent above the 52-week low, and 1.8 percent lower than its 52-week high. UBS has a price/earnings ratio of 17.8. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The UBS value stock report compares UBS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of UBS is $67.02 billion. UBS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.