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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for YDKN. The highest price target was 35.5, which equates to a potential upside of 10.35 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 35.5, implying potential capital losses of 10.35 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of YDKN to grow at a rate of 56.55 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, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of YDKN is 0.46.

YDKN has a 52-week high of 35.18 and a 52-week low of 20.84. Currently the stock is 54.37 percent higher than its low, and 8.56 percent below the high. YDKN has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.