Analyst Ratings for NVR Inc. (NVR)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of NVR Inc. (NYSE:NVR) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. NVR had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

1 analysts declared NVR a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for NVR. The most optimistic price target was 3000, implying potential capital gains of 13.26 percent. The minimum price target given was 1970, which equates to a potential downside of -25.62 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 3.32 percent. That number becomes 3.42 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 6.74 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 7.11 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 4 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of NVR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 8.44 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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. NVR has a PEG ratio of 2.48.

NVR has a 52-week high of 2705.16 and a 52-week low of 1478.04. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 79.2 percent, and 2.09 percent lower than its 52-week high. NVR has a P/E ratio of 20.94. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NVR value stock report compares NVR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of NVR is $10.04 billion. NVR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.