Analyst Ratings for TASER International, Inc. (TASR)

Updated: 2017-04-03

Analysts covering TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ:TASR) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, TASR was issued an average rating of Overweight.

Of the 9 analysts covering the stock, 5 gave it a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 3 gave 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.

TASR was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 36, implying potential capital gains of 60 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 25, implying potential capital losses of 11.11 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -38.89 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -70.14 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 downwards by -12.44 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -17.75 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of TASR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 20.82 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of TASR is 3.34.

In the last 52-weeks, TASR has achieved a high of 30.15 and a low of 17.18. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 30.97 percent, and 25.37 percent lower than its 52-week high. TASR has a price/earnings ratio of 69.53. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TASR value stock report compares TASR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TASR is $1.16 billion. TASR's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.