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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 43, which equates to a potential upside of 21.26 percent. The lowest price target was 27.25, implying a possible loss of -23.15 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -6.15 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -8.95 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -3.71 percent.

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 1 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of YRD's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -8.03 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of YRD is -1.34.

YRD has a 52-week high of 42.34 and a 52-week low of 18.80. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 88.62 percent, and 16.25 percent below the high. YRD has a P/E 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.