Amaya Company Profile (NASDAQ:AYA)

About Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)

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Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:AYA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.64 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 146,496,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $16.43
  • 52 Week Range: $12.85 - $20.35
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.90
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.83
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.18 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.23
  • Book Value: $10.77 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.67
  • EBIDTA: $451.46 million
  • Net Margins: 12.28%
  • Return on Equity: 24.47%
  • Return on Assets: 7.19%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.07%
  • Current Ratio: 0.99%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.99%
  • Average Volume: 166,035 shs.
  • Beta: 1.98
  • Short Ratio: 10.47
Frequently Asked Questions for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)

What is Amaya's stock symbol?

Amaya trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AYA."

How were Amaya's earnings last quarter?

Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ:AYA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, May, 12th. The company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.51 by $0.05. The company earned $317.32 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $308.63 million. Amaya had a return on equity of 24.47% and a net margin of 12.28%. Amaya's revenue was up 10.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.43 EPS. View Amaya's Earnings History.

What guidance has Amaya issued on next quarter's earnings?

Amaya issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Friday, May, 12th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.94-2.13 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.00. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.2-1.26 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.20 billion.

Where is Amaya's stock going? Where will Amaya's stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Amaya's shares. Their predictions range from $29.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Amaya's share price to reach $29.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Amaya.

Are investors shorting Amaya?

Amaya saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,955,690 shares, an increase of 33.3% from the May 31st total of 2,217,588 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 110,319 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 26.8 days. Currently, 2.4% of the company's shares are short sold.

Who are some of Amaya's key competitors?

Who owns Amaya stock?

Amaya's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (1.49%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.48%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.42%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.13%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.09%) and CIBC Asset Management Inc (0.03%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Amaya.

Who bought Amaya stock? Who is buying Amaya stock?

Amaya's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can, Acadian Asset Management LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Spark Investment Management LLC, CIBC Asset Management Inc and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Amaya.

How do I buy Amaya stock?

Shares of Amaya can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Amaya's stock price today?

One share of Amaya stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Amaya (NASDAQ AYA)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  60 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  147
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Amaya and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $29.50 (63.89% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/15/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetHold$30.00LowView Rating Details
5/11/2017Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetBuy$29.00LowView Rating Details
8/16/2016Clarus SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
11/13/2015CormarkReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)
Earnings by Quarter for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Amaya (NASDAQ AYA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/12/20173/31/2017$0.51$0.56$308.63 million$317.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/22/201712/31/2016$0.53$0.53$308.50 million$310.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q316$0.38$0.42$281.86 million$270.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2016Q216$0.34$0.46$259.50 million$285.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2016Q116$0.41$0.43$272.29 million$288.67 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2015Q315$0.44$0.34$300.00 million$325.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q215$0.30$0.35$289.30 million$319.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2015Q4 2014$0.41$0.31$291.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.19 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.30 EPS


Dividend History for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)
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Headline Trends for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)
Latest Headlines for Amaya (NASDAQ:AYA)
DateHeadline logoAmaya, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AYA-US : July 25, 2017 - July 25 at 4:13 PM logoAmaya Inc. (NASDAQ:AYA) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - July 18 at 1:53 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Amaya Inc. (AYA) to Hold - July 17 at 5:58 PM logoBRIEF-Tang Hao raises stake in Amaya to 15.2 pct from 14 pct - July 14 at 11:13 PM logoBRIEF-Tang Hao reports 14 pct stake in Amaya Inc - July 6 at 5:37 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest - June 30 at 7:18 AM logoAmaya, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:AYA) : June 28, 2017 - June 28 at 4:25 PM logoAmaya, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AYA-US : June 27, 2017 - June 27 at 3:56 PM logoAmaya Inc. Gets a New Name and New Target Market for Expansion - June 23 at 4:21 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - June 23 at 12:58 PM logoPokerStars Eyes Billion Mobile Phones as It Readies India Entry - June 22 at 11:55 AM logoWorld's Largest Online Poker Company Heads for the Fastest-Growing Smartphone Market - June 22 at 11:55 AM logoBRIEF-Amaya says all director nominees, each of whom is independent, were elected or re-elected to Board Of Directors - June 21 at 4:43 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy" - June 19 at 5:04 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - June 16 at 5:34 PM logoETFs with exposure to Amaya, Inc. : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 5:29 PM logoAmaya, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AYA-US : June 12, 2017 - June 12 at 4:49 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Short Interest Down 69.8% in May - June 12 at 7:20 AM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Amaya's Q1 Adjusted EPS Surged 31.0% Y-o-Y to Outperform Estimates - June 2 at 5:06 PM logoAmaya, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AYA-US : June 1, 2017 - June 1 at 4:10 PM logoAmaya Makes Final Payment on Rational Group Deferred Purchase Price - PR Newswire (press release) - May 31 at 10:44 AM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - May 29 at 10:52 AM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Raised to "C" at TheStreet - May 27 at 7:33 AM logoAmaya Inc. Shines on 1st-Quarter Results - The Motley Fool Canada - May 24 at 3:43 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Price Target Raised to $30.00 at Desjardins - May 24 at 10:28 AM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Lowered to "Buy" at ValuEngine - May 23 at 5:34 PM logoETFs with exposure to Amaya, Inc. : May 23, 2017 - May 23 at 3:51 PM logoBRIEF-Amaya says board nominated two new directors - May 23 at 10:24 AM logoAmaya, Inc. :AYA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 22, 2017 - May 23 at 10:24 AM logoAmaya (AYA) Appoints Brian Kyle as CFO - May 16 at 3:52 PM logoBRIEF-Amaya appoints Brian Kyle chief financial officer - May 16 at 12:25 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Given a $29.00 Price Target by Canaccord Genuity Analysts - May 13 at 6:58 PM logoAmaya proposes name change - Seeking Alpha - May 13 at 3:50 PM logoAmaya Hits 52-Week High on News - - May 12 at 9:38 PM logoAmaya's (AYA) CEO Rafi Ashkenazi on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - May 12 at 9:38 PM logoInvestor Network: Amaya Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 12 at 4:20 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.05 EPS - May 12 at 11:06 AM logo Amaya Inc. (AYA) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - May 12 at 10:58 AM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance - May 12 at 8:50 AM logoForm 6-K Amaya Inc. For: May 11 - - May 11 at 4:12 PM logoAmaya Inc. (AYA) Short Interest Update - May 6 at 8:32 PM logoAmaya (AYA) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds - May 2 at 12:26 PM logoAmaya (AYA) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.43 - April 28 at 9:07 AM logoBRIEF-Amaya pays additional $75 mln on Rational Group deferred purchase price - April 27 at 9:13 PM logoAmaya Pays Additional $75 Million on Rational Group Deferred ... - PR Newswire (press release) - April 27 at 4:12 PM logoAmaya (AYA) Getting Very Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 24 at 9:28 AM logoAmaya (AYA) Earning Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 21 at 11:38 AM logoFormer Aston Hill sales manager to pay $11,000 in Amaya insider-trading settlement with OSC - April 18 at 11:01 AM logoAmaya (AYA) Earning Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 17 at 2:06 PM logoOSC alleges securities-law violations in Amaya probe - April 14 at 11:21 AM



Amaya (AYA) Chart for Friday, July, 28, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/28/2017 by Staff