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Information Services Group, Inc is an information technology services business based in the US. Information Services Group shares (III) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Information Services Group employs 1,300 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Information Services Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-30.
52-week range$1.70 - $4.64
50-day moving average $4.34
200-day moving average $3.43
Wall St. target price$6.00
PE ratio 65.2174
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.07

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Is Information Services Group under- or over-valued?

Valuing Information Services Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Information Services Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Information Services Group's P/E ratio

Information Services Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 65x. In other words, Information Services Group shares trade at around 65x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Information Services Group's PEG ratio

Information Services Group's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.9354. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Information Services Group's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Information Services Group's EBITDA

Information Services Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $17.2 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Information Services Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Information Services Group financials

Revenue TTM $248.2 million
Operating margin TTM 4.4%
Gross profit TTM $112.6 million
Return on assets TTM 3.03%
Return on equity TTM 3.82%
Profit margin 1.37%
Book value $1.95
Market capitalisation $216.1 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Information Services Group shares

There are currently 574,672 Information Services Group shares held short by investors – that's known as Information Services Group's "short interest". This figure is 17.5% up from 489,103 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Information Services Group shares can be evaluated.

Information Services Group's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Information Services Group's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Information Services Group shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Information Services Group shares traded daily (recently around 404698.5915493). Information Services Group's SIR currently stands at 1.42. In other words for every 100,000 Information Services Group shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1420 shares are currently held short.

However Information Services Group's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Information Services Group shares, or, against the total number of tradable Information Services Group shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Information Services Group's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Information Services Group shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0127% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Information Services Group shares, roughly 13 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Information Services Group.

Find out more about how you can short Information Services Group stock.

Information Services Group share dividends

We're not expecting Information Services Group to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Information Services Group share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Information Services Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.7 up to $4.64. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

III.US volatility(beta: 0.7)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Information Services Group's is 0.7022. This would suggest that Information Services Group's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Information Services Group overview

Information Services Group, Inc. operates as a technology research and advisory company in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers digital transformation services, including automation, cloud, and data analytics; sourcing advisory; managed governance and risk; network carrier; technology strategy and operations design; change management; and market intelligence and technology research and analysis services. It supports private and public sector organizations to transform and optimize their operational environments. The company also provides subscription research, and advisory and strategy consulting services for senior business and IT executives, technology and software vendors, and business/IT services providers; and consulting services, such as business advisory services, data and analytics, digital solutions, network advisory services, organizational change management, automation, human resources technology and delivery services, software advisory services, and sourcing solutions. In addition, it offers ISG GovernX third-party management services that assist clients with monitoring and managing their supplier relationships, as well as provides them with real-time market intelligence and insights; and a range of industry conferences. The company serves private sector clients operating in the financial services, telecommunications, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, transportation and travel, and energy and utilities industries; and public sector customers, including state and local governments, airport and transit authorities, and national and provincial government units.

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