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.

Several price targets were given for NYT by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 17, implying potential capital gains of -10.05 percent. The minimum price target given was 9.25, implying potential capital losses of -51.06 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. 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of NYT to grow at a rate of 99.97 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, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of NYT is 0.58.

In the trailing 52-weeks, NYT hit 18.95 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 10.60. Today's price is 78.3 percent above the 52-week low, 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 stock has a market capitalization of $2.42 billion. NYT's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.