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.

Several price targets were given for THS by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 121, which equates to a potential upside of 41.9 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 80, implying a possible loss of -6.18 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -1.02 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -32.64 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.43 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -3.72 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the last 52-weeks, THS has achieved a high of 104.18 and a low of 62.64. Today's price is 36.13 percent above the 52-week low, and 18.15 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.