What do Analysts suggest for: Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (NYSE:ITUB)


Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (NYSE:ITUB) reported the earnings of $0.26/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.24/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.02/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 8.3%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. and for the current quarter 4 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.27/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.26/share and a High Estimate of $0.27/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 2 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. as 8.4 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. is 8.25 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 8.55 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 10.04 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for ITUB to be 17.4%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 18.2%. For the next 5 years, Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. is expecting Growth of 6.68% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -1.68% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Itau Unibanco Holding S.A., where 1 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 2 analysts have given a Buy signal, 3 said it’s a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 6 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. might touch $13 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $10.31 and $7.27 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. got Upgrade on 20-Jul-16 where investment firm Goldman Upgrade the stock from Sell to Neutral.

Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. closed its last trading session at $11.33 with the gain of 0.44%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 71.2 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $12.19 and 52-week low of $5.06. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 8% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 10.32% and 21.78% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 26, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.71 and Average Volume (3 months) is 14.05 million. Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 11.02 and Forward P/E ratio of 10.74.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.7%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 19.2%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 8%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -0.52%, where Monthly Performance is 24.09%, Quarterly performance is 0.1%, 6 Months performance is 21.47% and yearly performance percentage is 134.2%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 10.74%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.21% and Monthly Volatility of 2.29%.