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 highest price target was 46, implying a possible profit of 16.99 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 36, implying a possible loss of -8.44 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change 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. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.32 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, 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.

TOL has an estimated earnings growth rate of 29.13 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. 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. TOL has a PEG ratio of 0.56.

In the last 52-weeks, TOL has achieved a high of 41.07 and a low of 26.65. Today's price is 47.54 percent above the 52-week low, 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.