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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for VDSI. The highest price target was 18, implying potential capital gains of 30.91 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 16, implying a possible loss of 16.36 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

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 7.14 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 179.84 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of VDSI to grow at a rate of 48.58 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. VDSI has a PEG ratio of 1.28.

VDSI has traded between a high of 19.30 and a low of 12.05 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 14.11 percent, and below the high by 28.76 percent. VDSI has a price/earnings 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.