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 analyst gave a price target of 35, implying potential capital gains of 7.99 percent. The lowest price target was 28, implying potential capital losses 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 13.55 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 6.62 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 2.61 percent, compared to last month. 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. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of PEB to grow at a rate of 262.42 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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. 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. Today's price is 37.56 percent above the 52-week low, and 5.73 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.