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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 125, implying a possible profit of 18.21 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 94, implying a possible loss 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -1.57 percent. 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, which can be compared to the 5 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 5 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's 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. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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. HAS has a PEG ratio of 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 below the high. HAS has a price/earnings 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.