Analyst Ratings for Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (BIP)Updated: 2017-07-26
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (NYSE:BIP) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for BIP last month.
A buy rating was issued by 6 analysts, 1 issued an overweight rating, 2 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for BIP. The highest price target was 48, which equates to a potential upside of 18.05 percent. The lowest price target was 42, implying potential capital losses of 3.3 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 11.36 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 11.36 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 7.08 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -2.98 percent.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 1 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 1 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.
BIP has an estimated earnings growth rate of 248.77 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of BIP is 0.18.
In the last 52-weeks, BIP has achieved a high of 41.55 and a low of 30.12. Today's price is 34.99 percent above the 52-week low, and 2.14 percent lower than its 52-week high. BIP has a P/E ratio of 43.98. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BIP value stock report compares BIP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of BIP is $10.52 billion. BIP will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.