Analyst Ratings for Orthofix International N.V. (OFIX)

Updated: 2017-07-27

An average rating of Buy has been given to Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ:OFIX) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, OFIX was issued an average rating of Buy.

Of the 7 analysts covering the stock, 6 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 3 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for OFIX by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 56, which equates to a potential upside of 25 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 49, implying a possible loss of 9.38 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0.2 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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 0.33 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

OFIX has traded between a high of 48.25 and a low of 32.51 over the past year. Today's price is 37.8 percent above the 52-week low, and 7.15 percent lower than its 52-week high. OFIX has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The OFIX value stock report compares OFIX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $0.82245 billion. OFIX's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.