Analyst Ratings for CyberArk Software Ltd. (CYBR)

Updated: 2017-07-26

CyberArk Software Ltd. (NASDAQ:CYBR) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, CYBR received an average rating of Overweight.

10 analysts declared CYBR a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 10 gave a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has decreased by 7. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 1 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for CYBR by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 65, implying a possible profit of 51.94 percent. The lowest price target was 40, implying potential capital losses of -6.5 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -29.65 percent. That number becomes -43.76 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -16.24 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -21.74 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 7 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of CYBR's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -38.55 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of CYBR is -1.28.

CYBR has traded between a high of 59.28 and a low of 41.32 over the past year. Today's price is 3.53 percent above the 52-week low, and 27.83 percent lower than its 52-week high. CYBR has a P/E ratio of 49.17. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CYBR value stock report compares CYBR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CYBR is $1.5 billion. CYBR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.