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.

Several price targets were given for PHG by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 45.45, implying a possible profit of 19.26 percent. The lowest price target was 26.78, implying a possible loss of -29.73 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 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. 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

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. 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. 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. Currently the stock is 45.62 percent higher than its low, and 0.26 percent lower than its 52-week 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 stock has a market capitalization of $35.83 billion. PHG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.