Analyst Ratings for Fidelity National Financial Inc. (FNF)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of Fidelity National Financial Inc. (NYSE:FNF) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, FNF was issued an average rating of Overweight.

7 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 4 gave FNF a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for FNF. The most optimistic price target was 54, which equates to a potential upside of 11.66 percent. The minimum price target given was 44, which equates to a potential downside of -9.02 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 1.41 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 5.04 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 2.83 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 5.98 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of FNF to grow at a rate of 21 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the 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. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of FNF is 1.06.

In the last 52-weeks, FNF has achieved a high of 48.42 and a low of 31.64. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 52.84 percent, and 0.12 percent below the high. FNF has a P/E ratio of 22.24. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FNF value stock report compares FNF to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of FNF is $14.05 billion. FNF will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.