Analyst Ratings for TransDigm Group Inc. (TDG)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of TransDigm Group Inc. (NYSE:TDG) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for TDG last month.

Of the 18 analysts covering the stock, 9 gave it a buy rating, 1 gave an overweight rating, 8 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for TDG. The maximum price target given was 344, implying a possible profit of 20.25 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 219, which equates to a potential downside of -23.44 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 1 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 1 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.26 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.15 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 3 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 3 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of TDG to grow at a rate of 36.52 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. TDG has a PEG ratio of 0.92.

In the trailing 52-weeks, TDG hit 294.38 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 203.72. Currently the stock is 40.42 percent higher than its low, and 2.83 percent below the high. TDG has a price/earnings ratio of 33.68. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TDG value stock report compares TDG to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $14.96 billion. TDG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.