Analyst Ratings for PLDT Inc. ADR (PHI)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of PLDT Inc. ADR (NYSE:PHI) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for PHI last month.

Of the 15 analysts covering the stock, 5 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 5 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 3 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

PHI was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 42, which equates to a potential upside of 24.56 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 25.62, implying a possible loss of -24.02 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 4.15 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.81 percent.

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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of PHI's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 36.32 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. PHI has a PEG ratio of 0.52.

In the last 52-weeks, PHI has achieved a high of 46.13 and a low of 25.50. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 32.24 percent, and 26.9 percent below the high. PHI has a P/E ratio of 18.84. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The PHI value stock report compares PHI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.25 billion. PHI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.