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.

Several price targets were given for VIPS by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 19, which equates to a potential upside of 54.35 percent. The lowest price target was 12, implying a possible loss of -2.52 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -6.25 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -6.25 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -3.11 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -8.07 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 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of VIPS to grow at a rate of 86.43 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 that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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. The PEG ratio of VIPS is 0.4.

VIPS has a 52-week high of 17.41 and a 52-week low of 9.94. Today's price is 23.84 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 29.29 percent. VIPS has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $7.16 billion. VIPS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.