Analyst Ratings for TripAdvisor Inc. (TRIP)

Updated: 2017-07-29

TripAdvisor Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. TRIP had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 17 gave a hold rating, 2 issued an underweight rating, and 3 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for TRIP. The most optimistic price target was 67, implying potential capital gains of 70.14 percent. The lowest price target was 32, implying a possible loss of -18.74 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 -2.5 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 -10.26 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -1.71 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -5.57 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of TRIP to grow at a rate of 11.34 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of TRIP is 4.96.

TRIP has a 52-week high of 70.70 and a 52-week low of 35.34. Currently the stock is 11.43 percent higher than its low, and 44.3 percent below the high. TRIP has a P/E ratio of 56.26. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TRIP value stock report compares TRIP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TRIP is $5.44 billion. TRIP's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.