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.
Many analysts weighed in on price targets for G. The most optimistic price target was 32, implying a possible profit of 10.61 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 23, which equates to a potential downside of -20.5 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. 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.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. 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. Currently the stock is 28.12 percent higher than its low, 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 stock has a market capitalization of $5.54 billion. G will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.