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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 48, implying a possible profit of 21.4 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 40, implying a possible loss of 1.16 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

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. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. 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 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, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of INT's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 67.68 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. 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. Today's price is 14.15 percent above the 52-week low, and 17.78 percent below the high. INT has a price/earnings 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.