Analyst Ratings for TriNet Group Inc. (TNET)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of TriNet Group Inc. (NYSE:TNET) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. TNET had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

Of the 5 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 gave 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. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for TNET by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 37, implying a possible profit of 11.13 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 27, implying a possible loss of -18.91 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -9.7 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.82 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of TNET to grow at a rate of 3.18 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. TNET has a PEG ratio of 9.5.

In the trailing 52-weeks, TNET hit 34.00 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 17.78. Currently the stock is 87.26 percent higher than its low, and 2.07 percent lower than its 52-week high. TNET has a P/E ratio of 30.22. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TNET value stock report compares TNET to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TNET is $2.28 billion. TNET is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.