Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) shares traded 0.49% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $24.43. The stock exchanged hands 2.58 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 4.23 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $9.65 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $27.36 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 14 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) high price target of $29 and with a conservative view have low price target of $26.

Evercore ISI Group “Initiates Coverage On” Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) in a research note issued to investors on 4/18/17 to Outperform with price target of $28.

Additionally on 3/02/17 Bank of America “Initiates Coverage On” Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) to Buy setting price target at $28 and on 1/12/17 Pivotal Research “Downgrades” the stock to Hold at $26. Furthermore on 1/05/17 Morgan Stanley “Downgrades” the stock to Equal-Weight at $0.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 52.84 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.38, Consequently Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 1.43%, 1.51% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.51.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.34 and can go high up to $0.35. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.34 derived from a total of 12 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

Previously Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.02. The company posted an earnings surprise of 66.7%.

While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of 3.2% whereas during current quarter it has 3% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of 8% during current year and 10.8% for next year. Past 5 years growth of Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) observed at 1.08%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 6.8% over growth.

Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.95 Billion according to 11 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $1.97 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $1.93 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $8 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $7.96 Billion and high estimates of $8.05 Billion according to 14 number of analysts.

Currently Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.5%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 97.4%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -39.74%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 1.63%.

Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) 52-week high price stands at $25.34 and low price stands at $21.67, its price distance from 52-week high is -3.59% while its distance from 52-week low price is 12.76%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 04/20/17, and 52-week low on 11/09/16.

Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $7.86 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.22. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $5.01 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 4.88, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $1.98, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 12.33. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 3.98 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 27.08.