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.

NVR was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 3000, which equates to a potential upside of 13.26 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 1970, implying potential capital losses of -25.62 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 3.32 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 3.42 percent. 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 4 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of NVR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 8.44 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. NVR has a PEG ratio of 2.48.

In the last 52-weeks, NVR has achieved a high of 2705.16 and a low of 1478.04. Currently the stock is 79.2 percent higher than its low, 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.