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.
Several price targets were given for VDSI by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 18, implying potential capital gains of 30.91 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 16, which equates to a potential downside 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 revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
VDSI has an estimated earnings growth rate of 48.58 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the 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. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of VDSI is 1.28.
VDSI has a 52-week high of 19.30 and a 52-week low of 12.05. Currently the stock is 14.11 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 28.76 percent. 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 is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.