Analyst Ratings for Inphi Corp. (IPHI)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Inphi Corp. (NYSE:IPHI) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Buy was previously issued for IPHI last month.

12 analysts declared IPHI a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 1 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 IPHI. The highest price target was 54, which equates to a potential upside of 43.01 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 30, implying a possible loss of -20.55 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 -50 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.61 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -26.15 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of IPHI's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 244.4 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. IPHI has a PEG ratio of 0.82.

IPHI has traded between a high of 51.78 and a low of 33.00 over the past year. Currently the stock is 14.42 percent higher than its low, and 27.08 percent below the high. IPHI has a P/E ratio of 199.58. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The IPHI value stock report compares IPHI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of IPHI is $1.65 billion. IPHI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.