Analyst Ratings for Zayo Group Holdings Inc. (ZAYO)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Zayo Group Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, ZAYO was issued an average rating of Overweight.

10 analysts declared ZAYO a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 2 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 3 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for ZAYO. The most optimistic price target was 45, implying potential capital gains of 39.19 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 19, implying a possible loss of -41.23 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 3.33 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -1.62 percent.

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

The growth rate of ZAYO's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 426.42 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. ZAYO has a PEG ratio of 0.63.

ZAYO has traded between a high of 35.65 and a low of 27.63 over the past year. Currently the stock is 17.01 percent higher than its low, and 9.31 percent below the high. ZAYO has a price/earnings ratio of 269.42. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ZAYO value stock report compares ZAYO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.94 billion. ZAYO's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.