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.

SSNC was given price targets by several analysts. The maximum price target given was 45, implying potential capital gains of 13.18 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 39, implying a possible loss of -1.91 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 5.69 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 2.63 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of SSNC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 109.99 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of SSNC is 0.43.

In the trailing 52-weeks, SSNC hit 39.99 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 28.43. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 39.85 percent, and 0.58 percent lower than its 52-week high. SSNC has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $8.12 billion. SSNC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.