Analyst Ratings for Genpact Ltd. (G)

Updated: 2017-07-26

An average rating of Overweight has been given to Genpact Ltd. (NYSE:G) by analysts covering the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for G last month.

14 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave G a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 1 gave a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 1 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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for G. The most optimistic price target was 32, implying potential capital gains of 10.61 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 23, implying a possible loss of -20.5 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

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 -1.56 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -0.35 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of G's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 11.49 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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. G has a PEG ratio of 1.97.

G has a 52-week high of 29.00 and a 52-week low of 22.58. Today's price is 28.12 percent above the 52-week low, and 0.24 percent below the high. G has a P/E ratio of 22.6. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The G value stock report compares G to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of G is $5.54 billion. G will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.