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.

PEB was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 35, implying a possible profit of 7.99 percent. The lowest price target was 28, implying potential capital losses of -13.61 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 13.55 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 6.62 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 2.61 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 4.45 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of PEB to grow at a rate of 262.42 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. PEB has a PEG ratio of 0.18.

In the last 52-weeks, PEB has achieved a high of 34.38 and a low of 23.56. Currently the stock is 37.56 percent higher than its low, and 5.73 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 market cap of PEB is $2.22 billion. PEB's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.