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.

CYBR was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 65, which equates to a potential upside of 51.94 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 40, implying potential capital losses of -6.5 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of -29.65 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -43.76 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -16.24 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -21.74 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 7 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

CYBR has an estimated earnings growth rate of -38.55 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. CYBR has a PEG ratio of -1.28.

In the last 52-weeks, CYBR has achieved a high of 59.28 and a low of 41.32. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 3.53 percent, and 27.83 percent lower than its 52-week high. CYBR has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $1.5 billion. CYBR is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.