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.
Several price targets were given for G by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 32, which equates to a potential upside of 10.61 percent. The lowest price target was 23, implying potential capital losses of -20.5 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. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.35 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
G has an estimated earnings growth rate of 11.49 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 28.12 percent, and below the high by 0.24 percent. 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.