Analyst Ratings for Yirendai Ltd. ADR (YRD)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Yirendai Ltd. ADR (NYSE:YRD) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for YRD last month.

5 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave YRD a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 issued 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. Over the same time period, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

YRD was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 43, implying potential capital gains of 21.26 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 27.25, implying a possible loss of -23.15 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -6.15 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -8.95 percent. 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 -3.71 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 1 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of YRD to grow at a rate of -8.03 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. YRD has a PEG ratio of -1.34.

In the last 52-weeks, YRD has achieved a high of 42.34 and a low of 18.80. Today's price is 88.62 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 16.25 percent. YRD has a price/earnings ratio of 10.77. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The YRD value stock report compares YRD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.08 billion. YRD will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.