why Infosys Limited [INFY] is a Good Choice for Investors After New Price Target of $24.75

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Infosys Limited [NYSE: INFY] closed the trading session at $25.11 on 01/04/22. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $24.98, while the highest price level was $25.365. The company report on December 16, 2021 that Australian Open and Infosys extend Digital Innovation Partnership until 2026.

The extended collaboration with Tennis Australia will introduce enhanced broadcast match statistics and new initiatives to make tennis more accessible for all, while continuing to develop innovative digital stakeholder experiences.


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Infosys (NSE: INFY) (BSE: INFY) (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, today announced an extension of its digital innovation partnership with the Australian Open (AO) until the end of 2026. The expanded collaboration will see Infosys and Tennis Australia continue to harness Big Data and Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and Cloud technologies to elevate the AO experience for fans, players, coaches, partners and the media. The multi-year commitment builds on the last three years of high impact between Infosys and the AO, and follows strong results achieved in a pandemic-impacted 2021 event. The collaboration aims to focus across 4 key areas:.

The stocks have a year to date performance of -0.79 percent and weekly performance of -0.75 percent. The stock has been moved at 18.56 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 9.75 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 10.37 percent over the most recent 3-months.

If compared to the average trading volume of 7.21M shares, INFY reached to a volume of 8164557 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Infosys Limited [INFY]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for INFY shares is $24.75 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on INFY stock is a recommendation set at 2.30. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.

Bernstein have made an estimate for Infosys Limited shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on March 24, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on January 14, 2021, representing the official price target for Infosys Limited stock. On July 16, 2020, analysts increased their price target for INFY shares from 12 to 14.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Infosys Limited is set at 0.47, with the Price to Sales ratio for INFY stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 7.16. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 11.26, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.72. Price to Free Cash Flow for INFY in the course of the last twelve months was 67.20 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 2.20.

INFY stock trade performance evaluation

Infosys Limited [INFY] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.75. With this latest performance, INFY shares gained by 9.75% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 18.56% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 42.27% in the past year of trading.

Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for INFY stock in for the last two-week period is set at 62.95, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 64.48, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 60.90 for Infosys Limited [INFY]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 23.45, while it was recorded at 25.29 for the last single week of trading, and 21.59 for the last 200 days.

Infosys Limited [INFY]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Infosys Limited [INFY] shares currently have an operating margin of +24.94 and a Gross Margin at +29.96. Infosys Limited’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +19.26.

Return on Total Capital for INFY is now 32.85, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 25.73. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 27.29, with Return on Assets sitting at 19.24. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Infosys Limited [INFY] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 6.97. Additionally, INFY Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 6.52, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 4.91. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 6.01, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 5.62.

Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Infosys Limited [INFY] managed to generate an average of $745,361 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.72 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.00.Infosys Limited’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.20 and a Current Ratio set at 2.20.

Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Infosys Limited [INFY] stock

The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for INFY. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Infosys Limited go to 8.00%.

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Infosys Limited [INFY]: Insider Ownership positions

There are presently around $16,955 million, or 18.50% of INFY stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of INFY stocks are: GQG PARTNERS LLC with ownership of 57,758,746, which is approximately 1.417% of the company’s market cap and around 18.20% of the total institutional ownership; JPMORGAN CHASE & CO, holding 55,129,969 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.39 billion in INFY stocks shares; and FIL LTD, currently with $740.0 million in INFY stock with ownership of nearly 2.425% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in Infosys Limited stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 209 institutional holders increased their position in Infosys Limited [NYSE:INFY] by around 64,487,433 shares. Additionally, 197 investors decreased positions by around 80,022,688 shares, while 69 investors held positions by with 526,722,894 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 671,233,015 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. INFY stock had 52 new institutional investments in for a total of 12,426,869 shares, while 33 institutional investors sold positions of 1,686,432 shares during the same period.