Featured Stock to See: Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN)


Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) belonging to the Computer and Technology sector has surged 0.83% and closed its last trading session at $17.08.

The company reported its EPS on 02/07/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $20.89.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.75. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 1.75 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.75 and 2 respectively.

Nuance Communications, Inc. on 02/07/2017 reported its EPS as $0.35 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.35. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0. This shows a surprise factor of 0%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Nuance Communications, Inc. Earnings, with 9 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.38.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.39 and $0.36 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.38.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Nuance Communications, Inc. as $498.76 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 8 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 502.5 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 489.51 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 487.41 Million.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Nuance Communications, Inc. is 0%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 2.6%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -1.26% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 12%.

The Company got Upgrade by Barclays on 6-Jan-17 from Equal Weight to Overweight.

Insider Trades for Nuance Communications, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 28 Feb 2017 where Bowden (Adam Bruce), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 400 shares were traded at a price of $17.13.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 1 transaction in which 7500 shares were traded. 24 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 1329420 shares traded.

9 analysts projected Price Targets for Nuance Communications, Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $26. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $16 and the Mean Price Target is $20.89.

Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) has the market capitalization of $4.97 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $19.57 on Mar 18, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $13.44 on Nov 4, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -0.4 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -1.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 2.8 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 14.63 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 0.91 and ATR value of 0.31. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.69% and 1.74%.