Analyst Ratings for Inteliquent Inc (IQNT)

Updated: 2017-02-11

Shares of Inteliquent Inc (NASDAQ:IQNT) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. Last month, IQNT received an average rating of Hold.

1 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 0 gave IQNT a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has decreased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for IQNT. The highest price target was 23, implying a possible profit of 0.44 percent. The lowest price target was 23, implying potential capital losses of 0.44 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 3.44 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 6.9 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.45 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.91 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 1 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of IQNT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 30.34 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. IQNT has a PEG ratio of 0.72.

IQNT has traded between a high of 23.67 and a low of 14.56 over the past year. Currently the stock is 57.28 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 3.25 percent. IQNT has a price/earnings ratio of 21.74. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The IQNT value stock report compares IQNT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.78999 billion. IQNT's next earnings release will be on 2017-02-16, which is -641 days away.