Analyst Ratings for Yadkin Financial Corp (YDKN)

Updated: 2017-02-14

An average rating of Hold has been given to Yadkin Financial Corp (NYSE:YDKN) by analysts covering the stock. YDKN had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 0 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for YDKN by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 35.5, which equates to a potential upside of 10.35 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 35.5, implying a possible loss of 10.35 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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

YDKN has an estimated earnings growth rate of 56.55 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of YDKN is 0.46.

In the last 52-weeks, YDKN has achieved a high of 35.18 and a low of 20.84. Currently the stock is 54.37 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 8.56 percent. YDKN has a P/E ratio of 26.16. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The YDKN value stock report compares YDKN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.64 billion. YDKN's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.