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 maximum price target given was 35, implying potential capital gains of 7.99 percent. The lowest price target was 28, implying potential capital losses of -13.61 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 13.55 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 6.62 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 2.61 percent. 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 made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of PEB's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 262.42 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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. The PEG ratio of PEB is 0.18.

In the last 52-weeks, PEB has achieved a high of 34.38 and a low of 23.56. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 37.56 percent, and below the high by 5.73 percent. PEB has a price/earnings 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.