Analyst Ratings for Amdocs Limited (DOX)Updated: 2016-08-12
Many analysts weighed in on price targets for DOX. The maximum price target given was 66, implying a possible profit of 11.58 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 50, which equates to a potential downside of -15.47 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -3.37 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes -3.37 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0.15 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.15 percent.
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 5 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 4 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 1 analysts decreased their estimates.
DOX has an estimated earnings growth rate of 24.42 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of DOX is 0.9.
DOX has a 52-week high of 61.27 and a 52-week low of 50.06. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 18.16 percent, and 3.46 percent below the high. DOX has a P/E ratio of 22.06. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DOX value stock report compares DOX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $9.02 billion. DOX's next earnings release will be on 2016-11-08, which is -1014 days away.