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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for PHI. The maximum price target given was 42, implying potential capital gains of 24.56 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 25.62, implying potential capital losses of -24.02 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 4.15 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.81 percent.

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. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of PHI to grow at a rate of 36.32 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. 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 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 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.