Analyst Ratings for Woori Bank ADR (WF)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Woori Bank ADR (NYSE:WF) by analysts covering the stock. WF had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

20 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 9 gave WF a buy rating, 2 issued an overweight rating, 9 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 3.

WF was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 63.97, implying potential capital gains of 23.07 percent. The minimum price target given was 38.48, implying a possible loss of -25.97 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 0 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 upwards by 11.32 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 27.37 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of WF's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 25.24 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. WF has a PEG ratio of 0.42.

In the last 52-weeks, WF has achieved a high of 53.50 and a low of 26.70. Today's price is 94.68 percent above the 52-week low, and 2.84 percent below the high. WF has a price/earnings ratio of 10.62. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The WF value stock report compares WF to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of WF is $11.78 billion. WF is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.