Analyst Ratings for Insperity Inc. (NSP)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Insperity Inc. (NYSE:NSP) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for NSP last month.

1 analysts declared NSP a buy, 1 issued an overweight rating, 3 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for NSP. The maximum price target given was 98, implying a possible profit of 32.08 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 84, implying potential capital losses of 13.21 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 -9.14 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 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.08 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. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of NSP to grow at a rate of 16.73 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. NSP has a PEG ratio of 1.37.

In the trailing 52-weeks, NSP hit 93.65 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 64.55. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 14.95 percent, and below the high by 20.77 percent. NSP has a P/E ratio of 22.89. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NSP value stock report compares NSP to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.55 billion. NSP's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.