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 most optimistic price target was 35.5, which equates to a potential upside of 10.35 percent. The minimum price target given 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. 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 have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of YDKN's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 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, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. YDKN has a PEG ratio of 0.46.

In the last 52-weeks, YDKN has achieved a high of 35.18 and a low of 20.84. Today's price is 54.37 percent above the 52-week low, and 8.56 percent below the high. 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.