Amaya (NASDAQ:TSG) was downgraded by equities researchers at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Amaya from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 15th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Amaya has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $27.33.

Amaya (TSG) traded down $0.05 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $23.80. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 169,600 shares, compared to its average volume of 175,362. The company has a current ratio of 1.22, a quick ratio of 1.22 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.46. The company has a market capitalization of $3,510.00, a PE ratio of 10.69 and a beta of 2.41. Amaya has a twelve month low of $13.24 and a twelve month high of $24.00.

Amaya (NASDAQ:TSG) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $329.44 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $317.24 million. Amaya had a return on equity of 23.77% and a net margin of 20.34%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 21.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.42 earnings per share. research analysts forecast that Amaya will post 2.27 EPS for the current year.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co purchased a new position in Amaya in the third quarter worth about $204,000. Virtu KCG Holdings LLC purchased a new position in Amaya in the second quarter worth about $181,000. Van ECK Associates Corp purchased a new position in Amaya in the third quarter worth about $208,000. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank grew its position in Amaya by 12.8% in the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 10,322 shares of the company’s stock worth $184,000 after acquiring an additional 1,170 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Massey Quick Simon & CO. LLC purchased a new position in Amaya in the third quarter worth about $281,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 61.28% of the company’s stock.

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Amaya Company Profile

The Stars Group Inc provides technology-based products and services to the global gaming and interactive entertainment industries. It owns and operates gaming and related interactive entertainment businesses under the PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, StarsDraft, the PokerStars Championship, and PokerStars Festival live poker tour brands.

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