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.

Several price targets were given for IPHS by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 54, which equates to a potential upside of 28.54 percent. The minimum price target given 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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. 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. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of IPHS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 2.72 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. IPHS has a PEG ratio of 6.66.

IPHS has a 52-week high of 58.22 and a 52-week low of 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.