Analyst Ratings for Vipshop Holdings Ltd. ADR (VIPS)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Vipshop Holdings Ltd. ADR (NYSE:VIPS) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, VIPS received an average rating of Overweight.

26 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 16 gave VIPS a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 9 issued a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 3 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for VIPS. The most optimistic price target was 19, which equates to a potential upside of 54.35 percent. The lowest price target was 12, implying potential capital losses of -2.52 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 downwards by an average of -6.25 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -6.25 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -3.11 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -8.07 percent.

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, which can be compared to the 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of VIPS to grow at a rate of 86.43 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. 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. VIPS has a PEG ratio of 0.4.

VIPS has traded between a high of 17.41 and a low of 9.94 over the past year. Today's price is 23.84 percent above the 52-week low, and 29.29 percent lower than its 52-week high. VIPS has a P/E ratio of 34.47. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The VIPS value stock report compares VIPS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of VIPS is $7.16 billion. VIPS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.