Analyst Ratings for Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp (ADR) (NTT)

Updated: 2017-04-01

Analysts covering Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp (ADR) (NYSE:NTT) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for NTT last month.

14 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 9 gave NTT a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for NTT. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 61.85, which equates to a potential upside of 44.37 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 43.98, implying potential capital losses of 2.66 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.98 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. 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.

NTT has an estimated earnings growth rate of -2.93 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. NTT has a PEG ratio of -4.18.

In the last 52-weeks, NTT has achieved a high of 49.67 and a low of 38.45. Today's price is 11.42 percent above the 52-week low, and 13.75 percent below the high. NTT has a P/E ratio of 12.26. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NTT value stock report compares NTT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of NTT is $88.45 billion. NTT is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.