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.
TWX was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 110, which equates to a potential upside of 6.59 percent. The minimum price target given was 95, implying potential capital losses of -7.95 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.
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. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.08 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.34 percent.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 4 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
The growth rate of TWX's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 17.91 percent. 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. 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. The PEG ratio of TWX is 1.1.
In the last 52-weeks, TWX has achieved a high of 103.32 and a low of 74.27. Today's price is 38.95 percent above the 52-week low, and 0.12 percent below the high. TWX has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $78.83 billion. TWX's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.