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.
Many analysts weighed in on price targets for TDG. The maximum price target given was 344, implying potential capital gains of 20.25 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 219, implying a possible loss of -23.44 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 1 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 3 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their 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. 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. TDG has a PEG ratio of 0.92.
TDG has traded between a high of 294.38 and a low of 203.72 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 40.42 percent, and below the high by 2.83 percent. TDG has a P/E 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 market cap of TDG is $14.96 billion. TDG's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.