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.

Investment analysts gave a few 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 crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -50 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.61 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -26.15 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

IPHI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 244.4 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of IPHI is 0.82.

In the trailing 52-weeks, IPHI hit 51.78 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 33.00. Currently the stock is 14.42 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 27.08 percent. IPHI has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.65 billion. IPHI will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.