Analyst Ratings for Infosys Ltd. ADR (INFY)Updated: 2017-07-28
Analysts covering Infosys Ltd. ADR (NYSE:INFY) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. INFY had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.
A buy rating was issued by 28 analysts, 6 issued an overweight rating, 21 gave a hold rating, 2 gave an underweight rating, and 5 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 2 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
Several price targets were given for INFY by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 19.39, which equates to a potential upside of 24.37 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 12.26, implying potential capital losses of -21.36 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 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 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 4 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 8 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.
The growth rate of INFY's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 0.55 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of INFY is 29.87.
In the trailing 52-weeks, INFY hit 16.71 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 13.42. Today's price is 16.17 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 6.7 percent. INFY has a price/earnings ratio of 16.43. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The INFY value stock report compares INFY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $35.46 billion. INFY is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.