Analyst Ratings for Koninklijke Philips N.V. ADR (PHG)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Koninklijke Philips N.V. ADR (NYSE:PHG) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. PHG had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

9 analysts declared PHG a buy, 1 gave an overweight rating, 12 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 5 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for PHG. The highest price target was 45.45, implying potential capital gains of 19.26 percent. The lowest price target was 26.78, implying potential capital losses of -29.73 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. 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 downwards by -1.44 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.51 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of PHG to grow at a rate of -22.79 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of PHG is -0.86.

PHG has traded between a high of 38.21 and a low of 26.17 over the past year. Today's price is 45.62 percent above the 52-week low, and 0.26 percent below the high. PHG has a P/E ratio of 19.55. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PHG value stock report compares PHG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of PHG is $35.83 billion. PHG is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.