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.
Many analysts weighed in on price targets for TWX. The most optimistic price target was 110, implying a possible profit of 6.59 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 95, which equates to a potential downside of -7.95 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.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0.85 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -8.81 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.08 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.34 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their 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, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
The growth rate of TWX's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 17.91 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, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, 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.
TWX has traded between a high of 103.32 and a low of 74.27 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 38.95 percent, 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 stock has a market capitalization of $78.83 billion. TWX is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.