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.

Several price targets were given for NTT by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 61.85, which equates to a potential upside of 44.37 percent. The lowest 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. 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 -0.98 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 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of NTT to grow at a rate of -2.93 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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.

NTT has a 52-week high of 49.67 and a 52-week low of 38.45. Currently the stock is 11.42 percent higher than its low, and 13.75 percent lower than its 52-week 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 stock has a market capitalization of $88.45 billion. NTT will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.