Analyst Ratings for World Fuel Services Corp. (INT)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering World Fuel Services Corp. (NYSE:INT) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for INT last month.

1 analysts declared INT a buy, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for INT. The highest price target was 48, implying a possible profit of 21.4 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 40, implying potential capital losses of 1.16 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -6.35 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 -1.31 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of INT to grow at a rate of 67.68 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. 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. INT has a PEG ratio of 0.38.

INT has a 52-week high of 48.09 and a 52-week low of 34.64. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 14.15 percent, and below the high by 17.78 percent. INT has a P/E ratio of 25.84. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The INT value stock report compares INT to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.74 billion. INT will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.