Analyst Ratings for Insight Enterprises Inc. (NSIT)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Insight Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ:NSIT) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. Last month, NSIT received an average rating of Hold.

0 analysts declared NSIT a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 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 decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for NSIT by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 48, which equates to a potential upside of 16.7 percent. The minimum price target given was 42, implying a possible loss of 2.12 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 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -2.54 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 8.45 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of NSIT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 21.61 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of NSIT is 0.76.

NSIT has traded between a high of 53.19 and a low of 24.23 over the past year. Today's price is 69.75 percent above the 52-week low, and 22.67 percent lower than its 52-week high. NSIT has a price/earnings ratio of 16.32. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NSIT value stock report compares NSIT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of NSIT is $1.48 billion. NSIT is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.