analysts Recommendations: Ambev S.A. (NYSE:ABEV)


Ambev S.A. (NYSE:ABEV) reported the earnings of $0.05/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.06/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -16.7%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Ambev S.A. and for the current quarter 4 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.08/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.07/share and a High Estimate of $0.09/share.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for ABEV to be 14.3%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 75%. For the next 5 years, Ambev S.A. is expecting Growth of 3% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -26.09% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Ambev S.A., where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 3 analysts have given a Buy signal, 6 said it’s a HOLD, 0 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. 9 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Ambev S.A. might touch $7 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $5.79 and $4.4 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Ambev S.A. got Upgrade on 10-Nov-16 where investment firm JP Morgan Upgrade the stock from Neutral to Overweight.

Ambev S.A. closed its last trading session at $5.39 with the loss of -0.93%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 83.84 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $6.34 and 52-week low of $4.33. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -1.02% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 4.51% and -4.3% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Oct 24, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 29, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.02 and Average Volume (3 months) is 18.62 million. Ambev S.A. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 23.84 and Forward P/E ratio of 20.54.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 0%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 0%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Ambev S.A. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -2.02%, where Monthly Performance is 5.53%, Quarterly performance is -5.65%, 6 Months performance is -12.32% and yearly performance percentage is 18.93%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 8.76%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.56% and Monthly Volatility of 1.91%.