Analyst Ratings for Tenaris S.A. ADR (TS)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Tenaris S.A. ADR (NYSE:TS) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, TS received an average rating of Hold.

A buy rating was issued by 8 analysts, 2 issued an overweight rating, 13 issued a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 6 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

TS was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 43, implying a possible profit of 35.9 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 22, implying a possible loss of -30.47 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 31.25 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -1.89 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 25.61 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of TS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 101 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. TS has a PEG ratio of 1.24.

In the trailing 52-weeks, TS hit 37.21 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 25.19. Today's price is 25.61 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 14.97 percent. TS has a price/earnings ratio of 125.06. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TS value stock report compares TS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TS is $18.74 billion. TS's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.