Analyst Ratings for Toyota Motor Corp. ADR (TM)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Analysts covering Toyota Motor Corp. ADR (NYSE:TM) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. TM had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

Of the 23 analysts covering the stock, 5 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 15 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 2 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 3 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for TM. The most optimistic price target was 137.18, implying a possible profit of 22.2 percent. The lowest price target was 95.41, implying potential capital losses of -15.01 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 4.31 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -7.85 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.38 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -7.41 percent in FY estimates.

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

The growth rate of TM's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -5.85 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. TM has a PEG ratio of -1.73.

TM has traded between a high of 123.18 and a low of 103.62 over the past year. Currently the stock is 8.34 percent higher than its low, and 8.87 percent lower than its 52-week high. TM has a price/earnings ratio of 10.14. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TM value stock report compares TM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TM is $183.15 billion. TM's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.