Analyst Ratings for Inter Parfums Inc. (IPAR)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Inter Parfums Inc. (NASDAQ:IPAR) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. Last month, IPAR received an average rating of Overweight.

4 analysts declared IPAR a buy, 2 gave an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for IPAR. The highest price target was 45, implying a possible profit of 13.21 percent. The minimum price target given was 35, implying potential capital losses of -11.95 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -19.05 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.4 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of IPAR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 3.81 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. IPAR has a PEG ratio of 8.22.

In the trailing 52-weeks, IPAR hit 41.70 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 29.40. Currently the stock is 35.2 percent higher than its low, and 4.68 percent below the high. IPAR has a price/earnings ratio of 31.3. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The IPAR value stock report compares IPAR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.19 billion. IPAR is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.