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 most optimistic price target was 19.39, which equates to a potential upside of 24.37 percent. The minimum price target given was 12.26, which equates to a potential downside 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.
Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. 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. 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. Over the past month, 4 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 8 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
INFY has an estimated earnings growth rate of 0.55 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of INFY is 29.87.
In the last 52-weeks, INFY has achieved a high of 16.71 and a low of 13.42. Today's price is 16.17 percent above the 52-week low, and 6.7 percent below the high. 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.