Analyst Ratings for Salesforce.com Inc. (CRM)

Updated: 2017-07-28

An average rating of Buy has been given to Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE:CRM) by analysts covering the stock. About 30 days ago, CRM was issued an average rating of Buy.

A buy rating was issued by 38 analysts, 2 issued an overweight rating, 5 gave a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 3 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for CRM. The maximum price target given was 114, implying a possible profit of 25.95 percent. The minimum price target given was 68, implying potential capital losses of -24.87 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 -7.48 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 -3.1 percent.

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. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

CRM has an estimated earnings growth rate of 101.92 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, 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. CRM has a PEG ratio of 4.44.

In the last 52-weeks, CRM has achieved a high of 92.13 and a low of 66.43. Currently the stock is 36.25 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 1.76 percent. CRM has a P/E ratio of 452.55. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CRM value stock report compares CRM to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $64.78 billion. CRM's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.