Analyst Ratings for New York Times Co. Cl A (NYT)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering New York Times Co. Cl A (NYSE:NYT) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. About 30 days ago, NYT was issued an average rating of Hold.

6 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave NYT a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave 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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for NYT. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 17, implying a possible profit of -10.05 percent. The minimum price target given was 9.25, which equates to a potential downside of -51.06 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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 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, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of NYT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 99.97 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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. NYT has a PEG ratio of 0.58.

In the last 52-weeks, NYT has achieved a high of 18.95 and a low of 10.60. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 78.3 percent, and 0.26 percent lower than its 52-week high. NYT has a P/E ratio of 58.25. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NYT value stock report compares NYT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of NYT is $2.42 billion. NYT will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.