Equities research analysts forecast that YPF SA (NYSE:YPF) will report earnings per share (EPS) of $0.24 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for YPF’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.19 and the highest is $0.34. YPF posted earnings per share of $0.28 during the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year over year growth rate of 14.3%. The company is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Friday, April 6th.
On average, analysts expect that YPF will report full-year earnings of $0.27 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.18 to $0.41. For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the company will report earnings of $1.33 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.23 to $2.01. Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share calculations are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that cover YPF.
YPF has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Credit Suisse Group cut YPF from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, January 29th. Santander upgraded YPF from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, December 11th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $33.00 price objective (up previously from $29.00) on shares of YPF in a research report on Tuesday, February 20th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut YPF from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, February 24th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $28.80.
YPF (NYSE YPF) opened at $22.04 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $8,841.68, a price-to-earnings ratio of 68.88 and a beta of 1.93. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.99, a current ratio of 1.19 and a quick ratio of 0.92. YPF has a 52-week low of $18.41 and a 52-week high of $26.70.
YPF Company Profile
YPF Sociedad Anonima (YPF) is an energy company. The Company is operating a fully integrated oil and gas chain. The Company operates through the segments, including Exploration and Production, Downstream, and Corporate and Other. The Company’s Exploration and Production segment includes exploration and production activities, natural gas and crude oil purchases, sales of natural gas, and to a lesser extent crude oil, to third parties and intersegment sales of crude oil, natural gas and its byproducts.
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