Comparable Company Analysis: Andeavor Logistics LP (ANDX), Tiffany & Co. (TIF)

Andeavor Logistics LP (NYSE:ANDX) shares were trading higher by 1.53 percent ($0.81) at $53.64 a piece in Thursday’s session. It had closed the previous session at $52.83. ANDX trades with a P/S ratio of 7.3. This is higher than the industry’s 3.67 but lower compared with the wider sector’s 14.49. A low price-to-sales ratio, typically less than 1.0, is considered a good value. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 18.91 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 22.53. Shares of ANDX have uptrended 8.78% in the past three months, while the S&P 500 has moved -0.39% in that time. Andeavor Logistics LP (ANDX) has a market cap of $11.65 billion and over the last 12 months, Andeavor Logistics LP (NYSE:ANDX) has gone stronger by 0.11%. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:ANDX) price has been as high as $60.14 and as low as $42.18. Andeavor Logistics LP earnings have risen with an annualized rate of 11.4% over the last 5 years.

Andeavor Logistics LP (Mean Target Price: $54.63)

The average 1-year price target for Andeavor Logistics LP (ANDX) — averaging the work of different analysts — reveals a mean PT of $54.63/share. That’s a potential 1.85 increase relative to where Andeavor Logistics LP (NYSE:ANDX) has been trading recently. The current price is seen ranging between $52.53 and $53.78. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $43. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $64.

Andeavor Logistics LP (ANDX) Consensus Recommendation

The collective rating of 2 for Andeavor Logistics LP (NYSE:ANDX) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum. Of the 16 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track ANDX 3 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 13, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Andeavor Logistics LP versus those who think you should sell it. A 13 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while0 believe that investors should either steer clear of ANDX or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

Is Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) Cheap From Peers?

Tiffany & Co. (TIF) pulled off a 1.53 percent gain and now trades for $107.46. TIF comes in with a P/S ratio of 3.29 that’s greater than 1, potentially implying that it could be expensive relative to the overall sector (2825.42) and its peers (6.85). Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 24.41 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 28.81. During the last 52 weeks, the price has been as high as $108.19 and as low as $76.4. Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) earnings have risen with a quarterly rate of 1.9% over the last 5 years. Shares of TIF have increased 15.21% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has gained 5.51% in that time.

Tiffany & Co. (Price Objective: $101.45)

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) has a market cap of $13.38 billion and over the last 12 months, TIF has risen by 38.23%. The average 1-year price target for (TIF) reveals an average price target of $101.45 per share. That’s a potential -5.59 fall from where (NYSE:TIF) has been trading recently. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $82. And then on the other side of the spectrum one analyst entrenched in the bullish camp has a target as high as $120.

Analyst Thoughts About Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF)

The consensus recommendation — averaging the work of 27 analysts — of 2.3 for Tiffany & Co. (TIF) points to moderate case. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Tiffany & Co. 14 of them rate its stock a hold. The other 13 are split, though not evenly, between analysts who think you should buy its stock versus those who think you should sell it. A 13 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 0 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:TIF) or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

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