Analyst Ratings for Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (FIS)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (NYSE:FIS) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for FIS last month.

18 analysts declared FIS a buy, 2 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 2 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 1.

Several price targets were given for FIS by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 103, implying potential capital gains of 13.4 percent. The minimum price target given was 63, implying potential capital losses of -30.64 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

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 -1.52 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 -0.12 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of FIS to grow at a rate of 115.27 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of FIS is 0.4.

In the last 52-weeks, FIS has achieved a high of 91.13 and a low of 73.25. Today's price is 24 percent above the 52-week low, and 0.33 percent lower than its 52-week high. FIS has a price/earnings ratio of 46.11. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FIS value stock report compares FIS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of FIS is $30.1 billion. FIS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.