Analyst Ratings for Telecom Argentina S.A. ADR (TEO)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of Telecom Argentina S.A. ADR (NYSE:TEO) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, TEO was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 4 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for TEO. The maximum price target given was 35.76, implying potential capital gains of 32.49 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 23, implying a possible loss of -14.78 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 downwards for this quarter, by about -3.66 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 4.29 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -4.36 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

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 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 1 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of TEO's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -9.71 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. TEO has a PEG ratio of -1.65.

TEO has traded between a high of 29.89 and a low of 17.04 over the past year. Currently the stock is 58.39 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 9.7 percent. TEO has a P/E ratio of 15.99. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TEO value stock report compares TEO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.39 billion. TEO is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.