Analyst Ratings for Hasbro Inc. (HAS)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, HAS received an average rating of Overweight.

14 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 4 gave HAS a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for HAS by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 125, implying potential capital gains of 18.21 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 94, which equates to a potential downside of -11.1 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 downwards for this quarter, by about -1.57 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0.01 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 1.12 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.64 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 5 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 5 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of HAS to grow at a rate of 6.96 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of HAS is 3.29.

In the trailing 52-weeks, HAS hit 116.20 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 76.14. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 38.88 percent, and below the high by 9 percent. HAS has a P/E ratio of 22.89. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The HAS value stock report compares HAS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $13.33 billion. HAS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.