Analyst Ratings for Amdocs Limited (DOX)Updated: 2016-08-12
Several price targets were given for DOX by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 66, which equates to a potential upside of 11.58 percent. The minimum price target given was 50, implying potential capital losses of -15.47 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -3.37 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -3.37 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.15 percent, as compared to a month ago. 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. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 5 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 4 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 1 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
The growth rate of DOX's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 24.42 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of DOX is 0.9.
In the trailing 52-weeks, DOX hit 61.27 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 50.06. Currently the stock is 18.16 percent higher than its low, and 3.46 percent lower than its 52-week high. DOX has a price/earnings 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 2016-11-08, days from today.