Analyst Ratings for Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR (TEVA)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR (NYSE:TEVA) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, TEVA was issued an average rating of Overweight.

9 analysts declared TEVA a buy, 3 issued an overweight rating, 14 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has decreased by 1.

TEVA was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 50, which equates to a potential upside of 54.08 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 28, implying a possible loss of -13.71 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 -4.05 percent. That number becomes -3.54 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.12 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 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, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 4 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

TEVA has an estimated earnings growth rate of 3553.38 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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. TEVA has a PEG ratio of 0.07.

TEVA has traded between a high of 55.79 and a low of 27.60 over the past year. Currently the stock is 17.57 percent higher than its low, and 41.84 percent lower than its 52-week high. TEVA has a price/earnings ratio of 253.91. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TEVA value stock report compares TEVA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TEVA is $33.27 billion. TEVA's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.