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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for PHI. The highest price target was 42, implying a possible profit of 24.56 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 25.62, implying potential capital losses 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. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 4.15 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.81 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, 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 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of PHI's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 36.32 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of PHI is 0.52.

PHI has a 52-week high of 46.13 and a 52-week low of 25.50. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 32.24 percent, and below the high by 26.9 percent. 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 market cap of PHI is $7.25 billion. PHI will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.