Analyst Ratings for TAL Education Group (ADR) (XRS)Updated: 2016-11-28
XRS was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 100, implying potential capital gains of 29.03 percent. The minimum price target given was 65.2, which equates to a potential downside of -15.87 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.
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 0 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 12.8 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 17.65 percent in FY estimates.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 2 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
XRS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 5.16 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. XRS has a PEG ratio of 12.84.
In the trailing 52-weeks, XRS hit 83.68 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 41.34. Today's price is 87.47 percent above the 52-week low, and 7.39 percent below the high. XRS has a price/earnings ratio of 66.26. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The XRS value stock report compares XRS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.24 billion. XRS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2017-01-25, days from today.