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 highest price target was 54, which equates to a potential upside of 28.54 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 53, which equates to a potential downside of 26.16 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -20.45 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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 -2.79 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

IPHS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 2.72 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. IPHS has a PEG ratio of 6.66.

IPHS has traded between a high of 58.22 and a low of 37.02 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 13.48 percent, and 27.84 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 market cap of IPHS is $0.82403 billion. IPHS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.