Impact of Brokerage Rating on Time Warner Inc.(TWX)

Time Warner’s sale to AT&T cleared a small hurdle Wednesday when Time Warner shareholders voted to approve the deal

Time Warner’s sale to AT&T cleared a small hurdle Wednesday when Time Warner shareholders voted to approve the deal. Illustration Getty Images

The difference between the estimated and actual earnings was $0.06 per share. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-one have assigned a hold rating, sixteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company.

Time Warner Inc., a global leader in media and entertainment with businesses in television networks and film and TV entertainment, uses its industry-leading operating scale and brands to create, package and deliver high-quality content worldwide on a multi-platform basis. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.38/share and a High Estimate of $1.63/share. The Next Year EPS growth is 10.3%, Long term annual growth estimate of 11.36%, Annual EPS growth past 5 years of 13.51 percent.

According to 27 analysts, Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX)'s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $7.69B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.93B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $7.54B. (NYSE:TWX) opened at 96.39 on Wednesday. FTB Advisors Inc. now owns 1,426 shares of the media conglomerate's stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 112 shares during the period.

The 28 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Time Warner have a median target of 107.50, with a high estimate of 110.00 and a low estimate of 90.00.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX)'s price target was revised on 1/18/17 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $108 while the bearish estimates kept at $82 over the next one year. Almost two years ago, AT&T purchased DirecTV, making the company the nation's largest pay-TV company. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $97.87.

Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February 8th. Finally, Pivotal Research raised shares of Time Warner from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and lowered their price objective for the company from $107.50 to $106.00 in a research note on Wednesday, November 2nd. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 74.11 billion. The stock has 52-week high of $97.35 and 52-week low of $63.31. Latest closing price was -6.01% below its 50-day moving average and -5.75% below its 200-day moving average. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Feb 1, 2017 and 52-Week Low on Feb 18, 2016. The company's P/E is 0 and Forward P/E ratio is 14.69. Most recently on 2/9/17 the stock of Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) downgraded by Drexel Hamilton from Buy to Hold. The stock's RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 53.67.

1 analysts rated the stock of LogMeIn, Inc. The mean price target is $116.25 (according to consensus of 17 analysts). Therefore, the stated figure displays a quarterly performance of 15.13% and year to date performance of -2.19%. Stock's weekly performance expressed up trend of 0.18%.

Sometimes, we can understand most about a stock by simply looking at how it has been trading.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock now has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.17. LogMeIn, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOGM) has a Return on Assets of 1.5 percent, Return on Equity of 3.4 percent, while Return on Investment of 4.9 percent. The media conglomerate reported $1.83 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.37 by $0.46.

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