Analyst Ratings for Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (TYPE)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:TYPE) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for TYPE last month.

5 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 3 gave TYPE a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 1 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for TYPE. The highest price target was 25, implying a possible profit of 35.5 percent. The lowest price target was 21, implying a possible loss of 13.82 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 -37.5 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 8.08 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of TYPE's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 49.66 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of TYPE is 1.86.

TYPE has traded between a high of 24.45 and a low of 15.75 over the past year. Today's price is 17.14 percent above the 52-week low, and 24.54 percent below the high. TYPE has a price/earnings ratio of 92.25. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TYPE value stock report compares TYPE to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TYPE is $0.7867 billion. TYPE will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.