Analyst Ratings for TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (AMTD)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:AMTD) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, AMTD was issued an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 16 analysts covering the stock, 7 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 8 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for AMTD. The most optimistic price target was 55, implying a possible profit of 20.22 percent. The minimum price target given was 43, which equates to a potential downside of -6.01 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 4.71 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 5.95 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 2.74 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.74 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 7 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 9 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

AMTD has an estimated earnings growth rate of 4.99 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. AMTD has a PEG ratio of 5.73.

In the last 52-weeks, AMTD has achieved a high of 47.41 and a low of 29.37. Today's price is 55.77 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.5 percent lower than its 52-week high. AMTD has a P/E ratio of 28.59. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The AMTD value stock report compares AMTD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of AMTD is $24.27 billion. AMTD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.