Analyst Ratings for TERNIUM S.A. ADR (TX)

Updated: 2017-07-29

An average rating of Overweight has been given to TERNIUM S.A. ADR (NYSE:TX) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for TX last month.

Of the 16 analysts covering the stock, 10 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 6 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for TX. The most optimistic price target was 38.5, implying potential capital gains of 26.9 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 18, which equates to a potential downside of -40.67 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 13.46 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 21.74 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 10.88 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 17.95 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of TX's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 10.83 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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. The PEG ratio of TX is 0.8.

In the last 52-weeks, TX has achieved a high of 31.88 and a low of 18.29. Today's price is 65.88 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 4.83 percent. TX has a P/E ratio of 8.7. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TX value stock report compares TX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TX is $5.96 billion. TX's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.