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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for VIPS. The maximum price target given was 19, implying potential capital gains of 54.35 percent. The most pessimistic 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. 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. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of VIPS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of VIPS is 0.4.

In the trailing 52-weeks, VIPS hit 17.41 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 9.94. Currently the stock is 23.84 percent higher than its low, and 29.29 percent below the 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.