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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for FIS. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 103, implying potential capital gains of 13.4 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 63, which equates to a potential downside of -30.64 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.52 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.12 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of FIS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 115.27 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. FIS has a PEG ratio of 0.4.

FIS has a 52-week high of 91.13 and a 52-week low of 73.25. Currently the stock is 24 percent higher than its low, and 0.33 percent below the 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 stock has a market capitalization of $30.1 billion. FIS will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.