Analyst Ratings for Teradata Corp. (TDC)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Analysts covering Teradata Corp. (NYSE:TDC) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. About 30 days ago, TDC was issued an average rating of Hold.

Of the 24 analysts covering the stock, 3 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 13 gave a hold rating, 2 issued an underweight rating, and 6 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

TDC was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 38, implying potential capital gains of 29.34 percent. The lowest price target was 19, implying potential capital losses of -35.33 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

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 -24.44 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.4 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -10.81 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 made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of TDC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -19.64 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. TDC has a PEG ratio of -1.17.

In the last 52-weeks, TDC has achieved a high of 33.32 and a low of 26.27. Currently the stock is 11.84 percent higher than its low, and 11.82 percent lower than its 52-week high. TDC has a price/earnings ratio of 22.95. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TDC value stock report compares TDC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.89 billion. TDC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.