Analyst Ratings for Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. (HPP)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. (NYSE:HPP) by analysts covering the stock. HPP had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

Of the 11 analysts covering the stock, 7 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for HPP. The most optimistic price target was 43, implying potential capital gains of 33.58 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 34.5, implying a possible loss of 7.18 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -12.5 percent. That number becomes -29.61 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 -1.67 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -4.94 percent.

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 1 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.

HPP has an estimated earnings growth rate of 458.41 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of HPP is 0.2.

In the trailing 52-weeks, HPP hit 36.75 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 31.53. Today's price is 2.09 percent above the 52-week low, and 12.41 percent lower than its 52-week high. HPP has a P/E ratio of 91.97. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The HPP value stock report compares HPP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of HPP is $5.03 billion. HPP is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.