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.

Several price targets were given for TEO by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 35.76, implying a possible profit of 32.49 percent. The minimum price target given was 23, implying potential capital losses of -14.78 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -3.66 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 4.29 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -4.36 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

TEO has an estimated earnings growth rate of -9.71 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of TEO is -1.65.

TEO has a 52-week high of 29.89 and a 52-week low of 17.04. Currently the stock is 58.39 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 9.7 percent. TEO has a price/earnings 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.