Analyst Ratings for Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for TOL last month.

A buy rating was issued by 9 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for TOL by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 46, which equates to a potential upside of 16.99 percent. The minimum price target given was 36, implying potential capital losses of -8.44 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.

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 -12.58 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.32 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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of TOL to grow at a rate of 29.13 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of TOL is 0.56.

In the last 52-weeks, TOL has achieved a high of 41.07 and a low of 26.65. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 47.54 percent, and 4.26 percent lower than its 52-week high. TOL has a P/E ratio of 16.18. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TOL value stock report compares TOL to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TOL is $6.43 billion. TOL is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.