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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for SSNC. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 45, implying a possible profit of 13.18 percent. The minimum price target given was 39, implying a possible loss of -1.91 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes 5.69 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

SSNC has an estimated earnings growth rate of 109.99 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. 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 0.58 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $8.12 billion. SSNC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.