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 highest price target was 22, implying a possible profit of 22.36 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 14.54, which equates to a potential downside of -19.13 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. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 3.98 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their 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. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

UBS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 47.47 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of UBS is 0.37.

In the last 52-weeks, UBS has achieved a high of 18.31 and a low of 12.86. Currently the stock is 39.81 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 1.8 percent. 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.