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.

Several price targets were given for NVR by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 3000, implying a possible profit of 13.26 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 1970, implying a possible loss of -25.62 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 3.32 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 3.42 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 6.74 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 7.11 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 4 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of NVR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 8.44 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of NVR is 2.48.

In the last 52-weeks, NVR has achieved a high of 2705.16 and a low of 1478.04. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 79.2 percent, and below the high by 2.09 percent. NVR has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.