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.

THS was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 121, which equates to a potential upside of 41.9 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 80, which equates to a potential downside of -6.18 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -1.02 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -32.64 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.43 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -3.72 percent.

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 revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

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 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.