Analyst Ratings for Korn/Ferry International (KFY)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, KFY received an average rating of Overweight.

3 analysts declared KFY a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 issued 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 1. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

KFY was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 43, implying potential capital gains of 28.7 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 34, implying a possible loss of 1.77 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes 1.92 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 upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of KFY to grow at a rate of 66.03 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of KFY is 0.34.

In the last 52-weeks, KFY has achieved a high of 36.07 and a low of 19.94. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 67.55 percent, and below the high by 7.37 percent. KFY has a P/E ratio of 22.73. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KFY value stock report compares KFY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of KFY is $1.9 billion. KFY is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.