Analyst Ratings for Infinity Property & Casualty Corp. (IPCC)Updated: 2017-07-27
Infinity Property & Casualty Corp. (NASDAQ:IPCC) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, IPCC received an average rating of Hold.
4 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave IPCC a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.
A number of analysts gave price targets for IPCC. The maximum price target given was 105, implying a possible profit of 6.6 percent. The lowest price target was 89, implying a possible loss of -9.64 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -1.58 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -4.56 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -0.46 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.46 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 1 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
Analysts estimate earnings of IPCC to grow at a rate of 6.32 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of IPCC is 3.75.
IPCC has traded between a high of 101.70 and a low of 73.80 over the past year. Today's price is 33.47 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.15 percent lower than its 52-week high. IPCC has a P/E ratio of 23.73. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The IPCC value stock report compares IPCC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.09 billion. IPCC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.