Analyst Ratings for Orix Corp. ADR (IX)

Updated: 2017-07-29

An average rating of Buy has been given to Orix Corp. ADR (NYSE:IX) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, IX received an average rating of Buy.

14 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 11 gave IX a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for IX by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 112.07, which equates to a potential upside of 41.15 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 84.07, which equates to a potential downside of 5.88 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0.1 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -0.56 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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

IX has an estimated earnings growth rate of 9.02 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. IX has a PEG ratio of 0.91.

In the trailing 52-weeks, IX hit 82.58 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 66.14. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 20.05 percent, and below the high by 3.85 percent. IX has a price/earnings ratio of 8.22. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The IX value stock report compares IX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $20.89 billion. IX is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.