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Why Information Services Group (III) Could Be Positioned for a Surge


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Information Services Group, Inc. III is a technology insights, market intelligence, and advisory services company that could be an interesting play for investors. That is because, not only does the stock have decent short-term momentum, but it is seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate revision front as well.

These positive earnings estimate revisions suggest that analysts are becoming more optimistic on III's earnings for the coming quarter and year. In fact, consensus estimates have moved sharply higher for both of these time frames over the past four weeks, suggesting that Information Services Group could be a solid choice for investors.

Current Quarter Estimates for III

In the past 30 days, one estimate has gone higher for Information Services Group while none have gone lower in the same time period. The trend has been pretty favorable too, with estimates increasing from 4 cents a share 30 days ago, to 6 cents today, a move of 50%.

Current Year Estimates for III

Meanwhile, Information Services Group's current year figures are also looking quite promising, with one estimate moving higher in the past month, compared to none lower. The consensus estimate trend has also seen a boost for this time frame, increasing from 9 cents per share 30 days ago to 23 cents per share today, an increase of 155.5%.

Information Services Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Information Services Group, Inc. Price and Consensus | Information Services Group, Inc. Quote

Bottom Line

The stock has also started to move higher lately, adding 12.7% over the past four weeks, suggesting that investors are starting to take note of this impressive story. So investors may definitely want to consider this Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) stock to profit in the near future. You can see the complete list of today's Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here .

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