Analyst Ratings for Innophos Holdings Inc. (IPHS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Analysts covering Innophos Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:IPHS) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. About 30 days ago, IPHS was issued an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 issued 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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for IPHS. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 54, implying a possible profit of 28.54 percent. The minimum price target given was 53, which equates to a potential downside of 26.16 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -20.45 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -2.79 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

IPHS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 2.72 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. IPHS has a PEG ratio of 6.66.

In the trailing 52-weeks, IPHS hit 58.22 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 37.02. Today's price is 13.48 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 27.84 percent. IPHS has a price/earnings ratio of 18.11. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The IPHS value stock report compares IPHS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.82403 billion. IPHS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.