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 highest price target was 32, implying potential capital gains of 10.61 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 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. That number becomes -1.56 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 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.

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 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of G to grow at a rate of 11.49 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 G is 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 lower than its 52-week high. G has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.