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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for AMTD. The highest price target was 55, which equates to a potential upside of 20.22 percent. The lowest price target was 43, implying a possible loss of -6.01 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 4.71 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 5.95 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 2.74 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.74 percent in FY estimates.

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 made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 9 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of AMTD's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 4.99 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, 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 trailing 52-weeks, AMTD hit 47.41 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 29.37. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 55.77 percent, and 3.5 percent below the 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 stock has a market capitalization of $24.27 billion. AMTD is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.