Analyst Ratings for TJX Cos. (TJX)

Updated: 2017-07-28

TJX Cos. (NYSE:TJX) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Buy was previously issued for TJX last month.

A buy rating was issued by 20 analysts, 3 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for TJX. The maximum price target given was 97, implying potential capital gains of 39.29 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 78, implying potential capital losses of 12 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 upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -9.19 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.51 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of TJX to grow at a rate of 10.19 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of TJX is 1.94.

TJX has a 52-week high of 83.64 and a 52-week low of 66.66. Today's price is 4.47 percent above the 52-week low, and 16.74 percent below the high. TJX has a P/E ratio of 19.78. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TJX value stock report compares TJX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $44.8 billion. TJX is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.