Analyst Ratings for Vasco Data Security International Inc. (VDSI)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Buy has been given to Vasco Data Security International Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, VDSI received an average rating of Buy.

Of the 5 analysts covering the stock, 4 gave it a buy rating, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 issued a hold rating, 0 gave 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 1. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for VDSI. The most optimistic price target was 18, implying a possible profit of 30.91 percent. The minimum price target given was 16, implying potential capital losses of 16.36 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. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 7.14 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 179.84 percent.

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. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

VDSI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 48.58 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. VDSI has a PEG ratio of 1.28.

In the trailing 52-weeks, VDSI hit 19.30 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 12.05. Currently the stock is 14.11 percent higher than its low, and 28.76 percent lower than its 52-week high. VDSI has a P/E ratio of 62.27. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The VDSI value stock report compares VDSI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of VDSI is $0.57282 billion. VDSI will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.