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.

INFY was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 19.39, implying a possible profit of 24.37 percent. The minimum price target given was 12.26, which equates to a potential downside of -21.36 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 4 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 8 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of INFY to grow at a rate of 0.55 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of INFY is 29.87.

INFY has traded between a high of 16.71 and a low of 13.42 over the past year. Today's price is 16.17 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 6.7 percent. INFY has a P/E 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 market cap of INFY is $35.46 billion. INFY will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.