Investor Research Report on Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)


Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) belonging to the Computer and Technology sector has surged 0.13% and closed its last trading session at $30.46.

The company reported its EPS on 11/16/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $33.11.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.8. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 1.8 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.75 and 1.75 respectively.

Cisco Systems, Inc. on 11/16/2016 reported its EPS as $0.61 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.59. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.02. This shows a surprise factor of 3.4%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Cisco Systems, Inc. Earnings, with 30 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.56. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.58 and $0.55 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.57.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Cisco Systems, Inc. as $11.55 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 28 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 11.97 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 11.41 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 11.93 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Cisco Systems, Inc. is -1.8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 1.8%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 6.05% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 9.16%.

The Company got Downgrade by Goldman on 15-Jun-16 from Buy to Neutral.

Insider Trades for Cisco Systems, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 22 Dec 2016 where Walker (Karen), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 1793 shares were traded at a price of $30.41.

16 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 469316 shares traded.

28 analysts projected Price Targets for Cisco Systems, Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $38. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $25 and the Mean Price Target is $33.11.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has the market capitalization of $152.55 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $31.95 on Sep 2, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $22.46 on Feb 10, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 8.9 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 17% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 11.4 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 16.05 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.38 and ATR value of 0.35. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 0.85% and 1.21%.

Company profile:

Cisco Systems, Inc. is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. Cisco’s Internet Protocol-based networking solutions are the foundation of the Internet and most corporate, education, and government networks around the world. Cisco provides the broadest line of solutions for transporting data, voice and video within buildings, across campuses, or around the world.