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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for IX. The most optimistic price target was 112.07, which equates to a potential upside of 41.15 percent. The minimum price target given was 84.07, implying potential capital losses of 5.88 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.1 percent. 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, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of IX to grow at a rate of 9.02 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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 IX is 0.91.

IX has traded between a high of 82.58 and a low of 66.14 over the past year. Today's price is 20.05 percent above the 52-week low, 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.