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.

Several price targets were given for NSP by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 98, which equates to a potential upside of 32.08 percent. The lowest price target was 84, implying a possible loss of 13.21 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

NSP has an estimated earnings growth rate of 16.73 percent as forecasted by analysts. 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. NSP has a PEG ratio of 1.37.

In the last 52-weeks, NSP has achieved a high of 93.65 and a low of 64.55. Currently the stock is 14.95 percent higher than its low, and 20.77 percent below the high. 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.