Analyst Ratings for NTT DoCoMo Inc. ADR (DCM)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to NTT DoCoMo Inc. ADR (NYSE:DCM) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for DCM last month.

15 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 7 gave DCM a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for DCM by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 31.41, implying potential capital gains of 35.77 percent. The minimum price target given was 23, implying potential capital losses of -0.58 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 0 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 upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -2.61 percent.

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 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of DCM's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 4.1 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. DCM has a PEG ratio of 3.47.

DCM has a 52-week high of 27.53 and a 52-week low of 21.96. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 5.35 percent, and 15.97 percent lower than its 52-week high. DCM has a P/E ratio of 14.22. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DCM value stock report compares DCM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of DCM is $90.32 billion. DCM's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.