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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for TNET. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 37, which equates to a potential upside of 11.13 percent. The minimum price target given was 27, implying potential capital losses 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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. 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. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

TNET has an estimated earnings growth rate of 3.18 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of TNET is 9.5.

In the trailing 52-weeks, TNET hit 34.00 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 17.78. Today's price is 87.26 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 2.07 percent. 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.