Analyst Ratings for Talen Energy Corp (TLN)

Updated: 2016-12-03

TLN was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 14, implying potential capital gains of 0 percent. The minimum price target given was 14, implying a possible loss of 0 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 1.48 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -183.06 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -3.75 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

TLN has an estimated earnings growth rate of 45.27 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of TLN is 0.36.

In the trailing 52-weeks, TLN hit 14.03 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 5.73. Today's price is 144.33 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.21 percent. TLN has a price/earnings ratio of 16.14. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TLN value stock report compares TLN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TLN is $1.8 billion. TLN is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2017-02-23, days from today.