Analyst Ratings for Time Warner Inc. (TWX)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, TWX received an average rating of Overweight.

10 analysts declared TWX a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 20 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 3 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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for TWX. The maximum price target given was 110, implying a possible profit of 6.59 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 95, implying a possible loss of -7.95 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0.85 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -8.81 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.08 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.34 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 4 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

TWX has an estimated earnings growth rate of 17.91 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. TWX has a PEG ratio of 1.1.

TWX has a 52-week high of 103.32 and a 52-week low of 74.27. Currently the stock is 38.95 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 0.12 percent. TWX has a price/earnings ratio of 19.75. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TWX value stock report compares TWX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TWX is $78.83 billion. TWX's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.