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, implying potential capital gains of 28.54 percent. The lowest price target was 53, implying potential capital losses of 26.16 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -20.45 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. 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, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

IPHS has an estimated earnings growth rate of 2.72 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. 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. 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 market cap of IPHS is $0.82403 billion. IPHS's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.