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.

IQNT was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 23, implying potential capital gains of 0.44 percent. The lowest price target was 23, implying a possible loss of 0.44 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 3.44 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 6.9 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.45 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.91 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 1 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of IQNT to grow at a rate of 30.34 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. IQNT has a PEG ratio of 0.72.

IQNT has a 52-week high of 23.67 and a 52-week low of 14.56. Today's price is 57.28 percent above the 52-week low, and 3.25 percent below the high. IQNT has a P/E 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 market cap of IQNT is $0.78999 billion. IQNT will post this quarters earnings in -766 days, on 2017-02-16.