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.
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for UBS. The most optimistic price target was 22, implying a possible profit of 22.36 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 14.54, which equates to a potential downside of -19.13 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.84 percent. 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. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
The growth rate of UBS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 47.47 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. UBS has a PEG ratio of 0.37.
UBS has a 52-week high of 18.31 and a 52-week low of 12.86. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 39.81 percent, and below the high by 1.8 percent. UBS has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $67.02 billion. UBS's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.