Analyst Ratings for Ituran Location & Control Ltd. (ITRN)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Buy has been given to Ituran Location & Control Ltd. (NASDAQ:ITRN) by analysts covering the stock. ITRN had previously received a consensus rating of Buy a month ago.

Of the 1 analysts covering the stock, 1 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 0 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

ITRN was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, implying potential capital gains of 7.32 percent. The lowest price target was 33, which equates to a potential downside of 7.32 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 8.99 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. 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.

ITRN has an estimated earnings growth rate of 11.26 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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. ITRN has a PEG ratio of 1.51.

In the last 52-weeks, ITRN has achieved a high of 36.95 and a low of 23.65. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 30.02 percent, and 16.78 percent below the high. ITRN has a price/earnings ratio of 16.99. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The ITRN value stock report compares ITRN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.65001 billion. ITRN's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.