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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for HAS. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 125, which equates to a potential upside of 18.21 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 94, which equates to a potential downside of -11.1 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -1.57 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 0.01 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 1.12 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.64 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, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 5 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 5 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

HAS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 6.96 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of HAS is 3.29.

HAS has traded between a high of 116.20 and a low of 76.14 over the past year. Today's price is 38.88 percent above the 52-week low, and 9 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 market cap of HAS is $13.33 billion. HAS's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.