Analyst Ratings for Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (PEB)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Hold has been given to Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE:PEB) by analysts covering the stock. PEB had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 2 issued an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for PEB. The most optimistic price target was 35, implying potential capital gains of 7.99 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 28, which equates to a potential downside of -13.61 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 13.55 percent. That number becomes 6.62 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 2.61 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 4.45 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 3 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

PEB has an estimated earnings growth rate of 262.42 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of PEB is 0.18.

PEB has a 52-week high of 34.38 and a 52-week low of 23.56. Currently the stock is 37.56 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 5.73 percent. PEB has a P/E ratio of 46.97. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PEB value stock report compares PEB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.22 billion. PEB is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.