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Consensus Ratings for Amaya (TSE:AYA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: C$29.00

Analysts' Ratings History for Amaya (TSE:AYA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
3/25/2016Dundee SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$35.00 -> C$24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/23/2016DesjardinsDowngradeBuy -> HoldC$21.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/11/2015CormarkDowngradeTop Pick -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/11/2015Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyC$48.00 -> C$42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/20/2015Clarus SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/28/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Amaya (TSE:AYA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/13/2015Q2$0.38$0.33ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Amaya (TSE:AYA)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.36$0.55$0.50
Q2 20163$0.44$0.50$0.47
Q3 20163$0.52$0.53$0.52
Q4 20163$0.54$0.68$0.61
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Amaya (TSE:AYA)
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Insider Trading History for Amaya (TSE:AYA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
12/31/2015Dave GadhiaDirectorBuy7,500C$17.25C$129,375.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/18/2015David BaazovDirectorBuy50,000C$21.74C$1,087,000.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/16/2015Marlon GoldsteinInsiderBuy1,100C$16.04C$17,644.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2015Marlon GoldsteinInsiderBuy3,200C$16.08C$51,456.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2015David BaazovDirectorBuy60,000C$20.30C$1,217,700.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Amaya (TSE:AYA)
06/24/16 07:51 PMAmaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) Earnings Glance and Target Price Review - Engelwood Daily
06/23/16 10:31 AMPeople on the move: 06/22
06/22/16 02:41 PMNew Broker Ratings For Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ:AYA) - FTSE News
06/20/16 01:04 PMETF’s with exposure to Amaya, Inc. : June 20, 2016 -
06/19/16 02:38 PMAmaya Inc. (NASDAQ:AYA) Analyst Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
06/17/16 10:37 AMSuspect in deadly southwest Albuquerque carjacking shot and killed by law enforcement
06/16/16 07:30 AMWhy You Shouldn't Bet Against Amaya (AYA) Stock -
06/15/16 02:44 PMAmaya Inc. Is the Real Winner of Euro 2016 - The Motley Fool Canada
06/14/16 05:30 PMCanada online gambling firm Amaya says board nominee withdraws candidacy -
06/13/16 10:45 AMAmaya Inc. Remains a Smart Long-Term Buy
06/07/16 10:55 AMScholarships awarded
06/07/16 06:00 AMPokerStars In California: What's In The Cards For 2016? -
06/06/16 08:07 PMQuebec Online Poker ISP Blocking Faces Legal Roadblocks, But Amaya Stands with Decision
06/03/16 02:10 PMETF’s with exposure to Amaya, Inc. : June 3, 2016 -
06/03/16 11:15 AMShare Rating Focus on Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) - HNN
06/02/16 08:45 PMAmaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) Stock Update & Estimates - Stock Tick Tock - Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) Stock Update & EstimatesStock Tick TockThe consensus on Wall Street is expecting Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) to post earnings of $0.36 per share when the firm next reports it's fiscal quarterly results. According to the latest information available the report will likely be issued around 2016-08-11.
06/02/16 11:26 AMTarget Price and Stock Performance Rundown for Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) - HNN - Target Price and Stock Performance Rundown for Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA)HNNKeeping an eye on share activity using multiple views may be helpful when tracking stock performance. Equity investors have the ability to track short or long term share performance. During the latest trading session, Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) shares ...and more »
06/01/16 11:09 AMBuy, Sell Or Hold Rating For Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ:AYA)? - Share Trading News - Buy, Sell Or Hold Rating For Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ:AYA)?Share Trading News03/24/2016 – Amaya Inc. was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Desjardins. 02/08/2016 – Amaya Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Dundee Securities. They now have a USD 35 price target on the stock. 12/24/2015 – Amaya Inc. had its “buy ...
06/01/16 10:51 AMPokerStars and Netflix Showcase Daniel Negreanu in New 'KidPoker' Documentary - [PR Newswire] - ONCHAN, Isle of Man, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Profile of world #1 poker player now available on Netflix KidPoker , a PokerStars Original Films documentary, is now available to watch on Netflix in ...
05/30/16 12:37 PMIntertain postpones shareholders meeting - Intertain said at the time, it was the unfortunate victim of a minor and erroneous reference in materials released by Quebec’s security regulator as part of its investigation into another gaming company, Amaya Inc. (TSX:AYA). Since March 28, Intertain ...
05/26/16 10:47 AMTarget Check and Stock Performance Recap Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) - Wall Street Hints and News - Target Check and Stock Performance Recap Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA)Wall Street Hints and NewsTracking stock performance from various views may help with share evaluation. Some investors might be more focused on short-term share action while others may prefer to view long-term performance. In recent session activity, Amaya Inc (NASDAQ:AYA) ...and more »
04/01/16 07:43 PMBlock & Leviton LLP Announces That It Has Filed A Class Action Lawsuit Against Amaya Inc. For Violations Of The Federal Securities Laws - BOSTON, April 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Block & Leviton LLP has filed a class action lawsuit against Amaya Inc. ("Amaya" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: AYA) following the Company's announcement that its CEO faces insider trading charges. The lawsuit was filed in ...
03/31/16 07:31 PMAmaya sued in U.S. after CEO is charged with insider trading - NEW YORK, March 31 (Reuters) - Amaya Inc was sued on Thursday by a U.S. investor who accused the Canadian gambling website operator of defrauding shareholders by concealing insider trading conducted...
03/24/16 04:05 PMDesjardins Analyst Concerned About Amaya Fallout - Desjardins Capital Markets has downgraded rating of Amaya Inc (NASDAQ: AYA) to Hold from Buy after Quebec's securities regulator charged the company's CEO David Baazov for insider trading. Analyst Maher Yaghi said he downgraded the stock, pending further clarity on this issue and its potential impact on the possible bid ...Full story available on
03/23/16 06:29 PMWhy Amaya Inc. Stock Plummeted 21.5% Today - The online gaming giant's CEO is being charged for insider trading.
03/23/16 03:26 PMCANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as lower commodity prices pressure energy, mining stocks - TORONTO, March 23 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday as lower commodity prices pressured energy and mining stocks, while insider trading charges sunk the shares of Amaya Inc.
03/23/16 01:29 PMAmaya Down 22% After CEO Charged With Insider Trading In Canada - Shares of Amaya Inc (NASDAQ: AYA) plunged more than 22 percent after Quebec's securities regulator charged the company's CEO David Baazov for insider trading, according to a press release. The AMF has charged Baazov, "for aiding with trades while in possession of privileged information, influencing or attempting to influence the market price of Amaya securities and communicating privileged information." Baazov denied the allegations, and "Amaya believes they are ...Full story available on
03/23/16 09:00 AMUPDATE: Amaya Founder, CEO Baazov Offers Statement Realted to AMF Allegations - On March 23, David Baazov, Founder, President and CEO of Amaya Inc (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA), issued the following statement: Yesterday I was served notice that I would be charged by the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) alleging that I engaged in market manipulation of Amaya Inc. ("Amaya") shares and that I unlawfully provided non-public information to third parties prior to Amaya's acquisition of the Rational Group Ltd. in 2014. These allegations are false and I intend to vigorously contest these accusations. While I am ...Full story available on
03/23/16 08:59 AMUPDATE 2-Amaya CEO charged with insider trading by Quebec regulator - Reuters - Montreal GazetteUPDATE 2-Amaya CEO charged with insider trading by Quebec regulatorReuters(Adds David Baazov's statement). By Amrutha Gayathri. March 23 Canadian gambling website operator Amaya Inc's Chief Executive David Baazov has been charged with insider trading by Quebec's securities regulator. The regulator said on Wednesday it ...Amaya Provides Update to Quebec Securities InvestigationPR Newswire (press release)Amaya (AYA) Shares Halted as CEO Charged with Insider TradingStreetInsider.comAmaya CEO Baazov Charged With Trading Privileged InformationBloombergBusiness Insider -GlobalPost -Financial Post -Seeking Alphaall 39 news articles »
03/23/16 08:14 AMQuebec regulator files insider trading charges against Amaya CEO - March 23 (Reuters) - Quebec's securities regulator has filed insider trading charges against Canadian gambling website operator Amaya Inc's chief executive, David Baazov.
03/23/16 08:14 AMUPDATE 1-Quebec regulator accuses Amaya CEO of insider trading - March 23 (Reuters) - Canadian gambling website operator Amaya Inc's Chief Executive David Baazov has been charged with insider trading by Quebec's securities regulator.
03/14/16 06:25 PMUPDATE 1-PokerStars owner Amaya's profit beats as it adds more customers - March 14 (Reuters) - Amaya Inc , the owner of online gambling sites PokerStars and Full Tilt, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as it added more customers.
03/14/16 04:59 PMPokerStars' owner Amaya posts quarterly loss - March 14 (Reuters) - Amaya Inc , the owner of online gambling sites PokerStars and Full Tilt, reported a quarterly loss, compared with a year-ago profit, due to the impact of a lower Canadian dollar...
03/14/16 04:59 PMBRIEF-Amaya Inc qtrly adjusted earnings per share $0.53 - * Qtrly loss from continuing operations per common share $0.07
03/14/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 Amaya Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
03/02/16 06:02 PMCanada's Amaya taps Moelis to provide independent valuation of company - TORONTO, March 2 (Reuters) - Amaya Inc, an operator of online gambling websites, said on Wednesday it had tapped Moelis & Co to independently value the company in light of an anticipated takeover...
02/17/16 01:38 PMIs it Pocket Aces for Amaya Inc.? - Things are starting to get interesting for Amaya Inc. (TSX:AYA)(NASDAQ:AYA), which should have investors very excited. And if everything goes accordingly, the company might have pocket aces, ensuring success no matter which way things go. The stock is up ...
02/04/16 12:09 PMAmaya Inc., A Profile of its History with PokerStars and Full Tilt - Casino Scam Report - Amaya Inc., A Profile of its History with PokerStars and Full TiltCasino Scam ReportAmaya Inc., A Profile of its History with PokerStars and Full Tilt Amaya's board of directors have put together a committee of independent directors, chaired by Dave Gadhia, Lead Independent Director for Amaya, for the purpose of reviewing offers ...
02/03/16 11:48 AMAmaya - Good News Out Of New York - Seeking Alpha - Amaya - Good News Out Of New YorkSeeking AlphaYesterday, the State of New York passed an online poker bill out of a committee hearing for the first time since the topic of iGaming regulation was introduced in 2013. Bills have been introduced in recent years to regulate online poker in the state ...and more »
02/01/16 06:59 PMWhy Amaya, Inc. Stock Soared Today - Motley Fool - Financial PostWhy Amaya, Inc. Stock Soared TodayMotley FoolFor perspective, today's pop effectively pushed Amaya into the green year to date, with shares now up 8%. But Amaya stock still sits more than 40% lower than it stood this time one year ago, in part as it faces potential headwinds for its European ...Amaya Inc CEO to lead all-cash offer to buy company for $21 a shareFinancial PostWhy Amaya Inc. Is SurgingThe Motley Fool CanadaAmaya Inc. (NASDAQ:AYA) CEO Baazov Bid: Real or Attempt to Halt Share Price Plunge?Midas LetterBidness ETC -Independent Reporter -RTT Newsall 89 news articles »
02/01/16 06:49 PM[$$] Amaya CEO Makes Bid to Buy Company -
02/01/16 11:29 AMWhy Amaya, Inc. Stock Soared Today -
02/01/16 10:45 AMWhy Amaya (AYA) Stock Is Soaring Today - InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Amaya stock was up on Monday following news of a possible incoming acquisition offer from Chairman and CEO David Baazov. The post Why Amaya (AYA) Stock Is Soaring Today appeared first on InvestorPlace.
02/01/16 08:12 AMPokerStars owner Amaya says CEO proposes takeover - (Reuters) - Canada's Amaya Inc , operator of online gambling website PokerStars, said it received a non-binding proposal from Chief Executive David Baazov to buy the company for about C$21 per share.
02/01/16 07:10 AMAmaya CEO offers to buy company for C$21/shr - Feb 1 (Reuters) - Canadian gaming company Amaya Inc's Chief Executive Officer David Baazov said he plans to make an offer to buy the company at about C$21 per share.
01/29/16 06:52 PMWhats Going On With Amaya? - Seeking Alpha - Seeking AlphaWhats Going On With Amaya?Seeking AlphaDisclosure: I/we have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. (More...)I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ...
01/26/16 06:19 PMAmaya: Still Bullish After A Bad Call - Seeking Alpha - Seeking AlphaAmaya: Still Bullish After A Bad CallSeeking AlphaIn the case of my September bull call on Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA), it was a bit of all three. I've been out of the online poker world a bit too long to understand just how much it's hardened, and how dependent high-volume players are on rakeback. A US$870 ...FY2016 EPS Estimates for Amaya Inc (AYA) Reduced by AnalystZolmaxall 5 news articles »
01/22/16 06:00 PMDaniel Negreanu Opens Up About The Meeting Between Amaya Inc and PokerStars Players - Tight Poker - Online Poker.netDaniel Negreanu Opens Up About The Meeting Between Amaya Inc and PokerStars PlayersTight PokerThe standoff between PokerStars and a group of online poker players who opposed the new changes the online poker giant rolled out from the 1st of January 2016 could be resolved in the near future as PokerStars parent company Amaya Inc recently held a ...Appeals Court Ruling a Win for PokerStars in IllinoisPokerNews.comPokerStars Demands Video Proof of Clean Play, Prompting Privacy ConcernsPokerSites.comall 6 news articles »
01/20/16 10:54 AMFour players have a shot at first PokerStars 'Grand Slam' during TCOOP 2016 - (PRESS RELEASE) -- Four players have the chance to make history at PokerStars, an Amaya Inc. brand, during the next two weeks, as the 2016 Turbo Championship of Online Poker affords each member of the quartet the opportunity to become the first PokerStars ...
01/13/16 05:46 AMAmaya Reaches Settlement In Italian Tax Dispute - MONTREAL, Jan. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) today said it has paid €5.9 million as a final settlement with Italian tax authorities to resolve a previously disclosed tax dispute in which Italian authorities estimated that ...
About Amaya

Amaya logoAmaya Inc. is a Canada-based provider of technology-based products and services in the global gaming and interactive entertainment industries. The Company's business-to-consumer (B2C) business consists of the operations of Amaya Group Holding (IOM) Limited and its subsidiaries (collectively Rational Group). Rational Group offers products and services, such as online (including desktop and mobile) real- and play-money poker and other products, including casino and sports betting (also known as sportsbook). Rational Group also produces or sponsors certain live poker tours and events, branded poker rooms in casinos in cities around the world and poker programming for television and online audiences. It owns and operates gaming and related interactive entertainment businesses, which it offers under various owned brands, including PokerStars, Full Tilt, BetStars, StarsDraft, European Poker Tour, PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, Latin American Poker Tour and Asia Pacific Poker Tour.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: AYA
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $18.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $18.49
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $17.71
  • P/E Ratio: 10.77
  • P/E Growth: 1.49
  • Market Cap: $2.46B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.65 EPS
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