Analyst Ratings for SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc. (SSNC)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SSNC) have received a consensus rating of Buy from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, SSNC was issued an average rating of Buy.

A buy rating was issued by 9 analysts, 1 issued an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 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 increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SSNC. The most optimistic price target was 45, implying potential capital gains of 13.18 percent. The lowest price target was 39, implying potential capital losses of -1.91 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 5.69 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.63 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, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of SSNC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 109.99 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of SSNC is 0.43.

SSNC has a 52-week high of 39.99 and a 52-week low of 28.43. Today's price is 39.85 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 0.58 percent. SSNC has a price/earnings ratio of 47.31. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SSNC value stock report compares SSNC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of SSNC is $8.12 billion. SSNC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.