Analyst Ratings for TreeHouse Foods Inc. (THS)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Buy has been given to TreeHouse Foods Inc. (NYSE:THS) by analysts covering the stock. THS had previously received a consensus rating of Buy a month ago.

A buy rating was issued by 11 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 1. Over the same time period, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

A number of analysts gave price targets for THS. The maximum price target given was 121, implying a possible profit of 41.9 percent. The lowest price target was 80, which equates to a potential downside of -6.18 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -1.02 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -32.64 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.43 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.72 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

THS has traded between a high of 104.18 and a low of 62.64 over the past year. Currently the stock is 36.13 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 18.15 percent. THS has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The THS value stock report compares THS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.88 billion. THS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.