Huge revenue increase Bayer expected

Huge increase Bayer expected

Over the past book year the analyst estimate the revenue to be around 46,5 billion euros. This is way more than the 2014's revenue of 42,24 billion euros. The consensus of the analysts for 2015 is a net profit of 5,66 billion euros.

For 2015 the consensus of the earnings per share of Bayer is at profit of 6,94 euros. Based on this the price/earnings-ratio equals 14,17.

The consensus of the dividends per share is at 2,48 euros.Consequently the dividend return is around 2,52 percent. On average the stocks in this sector yield a dividend return of around 1,20 percent.

The stock Bayer is covered by 26 analysts. The average target price for Bayer is at 132,51 euros. This is 34 percent more than the current stock price of 98,37 euros.

The stocks Accsys, H&R AG and Clariant in the sector chemical sector have the most buy recommendations. The 3 most recent recommendations for the chemical sector were provided by Jefferies & Co. (hold, 100,00 euros), M.M. Warburg & Co. (buy, 139,00 euros) and Goldman Sachs (buy, 132,00 euros).

Bayer's book value/price equals 0,25. The chemical company now trades at a Shiller PE of -12.18. The stock now trades at 98,37 euros. This equals 24 times the 2014's earnings per share.