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 highest price target was 65, implying potential capital gains of 51.94 percent. The minimum price target given was 40, implying a possible loss of -6.5 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -29.65 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -43.76 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -16.24 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -21.74 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 7 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

CYBR has an estimated earnings growth rate of -38.55 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. CYBR has a PEG ratio of -1.28.

In the trailing 52-weeks, CYBR hit 59.28 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 41.32. Currently the stock is 3.53 percent higher than its low, 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 market cap of CYBR is $1.5 billion. CYBR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.