NASDAQ:INFO - IHS Markit Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$53.42 +0.43 (+0.81 %)
(As of 02/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$53.42
Today's Range$53.22 - $53.74
52-Week Range$44.52 - $55.99
Volume1.92 million shs
Average Volume2.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.23 billion
P/E Ratio26.98
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.82
IHS Markit Ltd. provides critical information, analytics, and solutions for various industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company's information, analytics, and solutions enhance operational efficiency and offer deep insights for customers in business, finance, and government. Its Resources segment provides upstream, midstream, downstream, and power/gas/coal/renewables services. This segment also offers data for manufacturing processes, as well as capital expenditure, cost, price, production, trade, demand, and capacity industry analysis and forecasts. The company's Transportation segment provides authoritative analysis, as well as sales and production forecasts for light vehicles, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, powertrains, components, and technology systems; and performance measurement tools and marketing solutions for carmakers, dealers, and agencies. It also offers comprehensive data on ships, as well as monthly import and export statistics on approximately 90 countries; and specifications for military vehicles, naval vessels, and aircraft types. The company's Consolidated Markets & Solutions segment provides discovery technologies, research tools, and software-based engineering decision engines; components and devices, performance analytics, and end market intelligence for technology, media, and telecom industries; and economic and risk data, forecast, and analytic tools. Its Financial Services segment provides pricing and reference data, indices, valuation and trading services, trade processing, enterprise software, and managed services to traders, portfolio managers, risk managers, research professionals, and other financial markets participants, as well as operations, compliance, and enterprise data managers. IHS Markit Ltd. was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:INFO
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-7260-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.01 billion
Cash Flow$3.4244 per share
Book Value$20.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$542.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,900
Market Cap$21.23 billion
OptionableOptionable

IHS Markit (NASDAQ:INFO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is IHS Markit's stock symbol?

IHS Markit trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "INFO."

How were IHS Markit's earnings last quarter?

IHS Markit Ltd (NASDAQ:INFO) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January, 15th. The business services provider reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.12. The business services provider earned $1.07 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.08 billion. IHS Markit had a net margin of 13.53% and a return on equity of 9.58%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 13.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.52 earnings per share. View IHS Markit's Earnings History.

When is IHS Markit's next earnings date?

IHS Markit is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for IHS Markit.

What guidance has IHS Markit issued on next quarter's earnings?

IHS Markit updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.52-2.57 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.56. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.425-4.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.48 billion.IHS Markit also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.52-2.57 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for INFO?

15 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for IHS Markit's stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect IHS Markit's stock price to reach $57.7143 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for IHS Markit.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for IHS Markit?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for IHS Markit in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for IHS Markit.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about IHS Markit stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about IHS Markit stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "IHS Markit is benefiting from well-diversified global customer base and solid brand recognition. Its business model ensures strong recurring revenue generation capacity, cash generation capacity and low capital requirement. Moreover, acquisitions act as key growth catalysts for IHS Markit. The stock has outperformed the industry in a year’s time. Despite such positives, the company witnesses escalation in its costs, which are related to acquisition related. The company's business experiences event driven seasoality. Seasonality causes considerable fluctuations in revenues and profits, thus making prediction difficult.  We are also concerned about the company's high debt levels as it may limit the company’s future expansion and worsen its risk profile." (1/18/2019)
  • 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, ". We maintain our Neutral rating on INFO and our PT of $51*. IHS Markit reported top-line results below consensus. Organic growth in constant currency (cc) was +5% y/y, down from +6% in the prior period. We look to the call for color on the outlook for oil (Resources), financial services capital markets activity, margin outlook and updates on the Ipreo acquisition." (1/15/2019)

Has IHS Markit been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about INFO stock have trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. IHS Markit earned a coverage optimism score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting IHS Markit?

IHS Markit saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 7,527,622 shares, a decrease of 20.9% from the December 31st total of 9,517,560 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,254,301 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.3 days. Approximately 1.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View IHS Markit's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of IHS Markit's key competitors?

Who are IHS Markit's key executives?

IHS Markit's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lance Uggla, Chairman & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Todd S. Hyatt, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jonathan Gear, Pres of Resources, Transportation & CMS (Age 48)
  • Mr. Adam J. Kansler, Pres of Financial Services (Age 49)
  • Mr. Michael Easton, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 46)

Who are IHS Markit's major shareholders?

IHS Markit's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.85%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (5.54%), Temasek Holdings Private Ltd (3.38%), Lunia Capital LP (3.27%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.98%) and Pendal Group Ltd (1.55%). Company insiders that own IHS Markit stock include Adam Jason Kansler, Daniel Yergin, James A Rosenthal, Jonathan Gear, Lance Darrell Gordon Uggla, Michael M Easton, Randall P Harvey, Robert P Kelly, Ruann Faye Ernst, Sari Beth Granat, Todd S Hyatt, William E Ford and Yaacov Mutnikas. View Institutional Ownership Trends for IHS Markit.

Which major investors are selling IHS Markit stock?

INFO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Temasek Holdings Private Ltd, Citigroup Inc., Mawer Investment Management Ltd., Principal Financial Group Inc., Barclays PLC, Jennison Associates LLC and Pendal Group Ltd. Company insiders that have sold IHS Markit company stock in the last year include Adam Jason Kansler, Jonathan Gear, Lance Darrell Gordon Uggla, Michael M Easton, Ruann Faye Ernst, Sari Beth Granat, Todd S Hyatt and William E Ford. View Insider Buying and Selling for IHS Markit.

Which major investors are buying IHS Markit stock?

INFO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lunia Capital LP, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Bank of America Corp DE, BlackRock Inc., Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Montag & Caldwell LLC and Two Sigma Investments LP. Company insiders that have bought IHS Markit stock in the last two years include James A Rosenthal and Robert P Kelly. View Insider Buying and Selling for IHS Markit.

How do I buy shares of IHS Markit?

Shares of INFO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is IHS Markit's stock price today?

One share of INFO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.42.

How big of a company is IHS Markit?

IHS Markit has a market capitalization of $21.23 billion and generates $4.01 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $542.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.98 on an earnings per share basis. IHS Markit employs 14,900 workers across the globe.

What is IHS Markit's official website?

The official website for IHS Markit is http://www.ihsmarkit.com.

How can I contact IHS Markit?

IHS Markit's mailing address is 4TH FLOOR ROPEMAKER PLACE 25 ROPEMAKER STREET, LONDON X0, EC2Y 9LY. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 44-20-7260-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for IHS Markit (NASDAQ INFO)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  316 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  389 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  705
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about IHS Markit and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe INFO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe INFO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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