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.

Several price targets were given for AMTD by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 55, implying a possible profit of 20.22 percent. The lowest price target 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 4.71 percent. That number becomes 5.95 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 2.74 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.74 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 7 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 9 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of AMTD's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 4.99 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of AMTD is 5.73.

In the trailing 52-weeks, AMTD hit 47.41 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 29.37. Today's price is 55.77 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 3.5 percent. 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.