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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for PHG. The maximum price target given was 45.45, which equates to a potential upside of 19.26 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 26.78, implying potential capital losses of -29.73 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -1.44 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.51 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of PHG's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -22.79 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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. PHG has a PEG ratio of -0.86.

PHG has a 52-week high of 38.21 and a 52-week low of 26.17. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 45.62 percent, and 0.26 percent lower than its 52-week high. PHG has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $35.83 billion. PHG is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.