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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for SSNC. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 45, implying potential capital gains of 13.18 percent. The lowest price target was 39, implying potential capital losses 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. 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, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, 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 last 52-weeks, SSNC has achieved a high of 39.99 and a low of 28.43. Today's price is 39.85 percent above the 52-week low, and 0.58 percent below the 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.