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.

Several price targets were given for CRM by the analysts covering the stock. The maximum price target given was 114, implying a possible profit of 25.95 percent. The minimum price target given was 68, which equates to a potential downside of -24.87 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -7.48 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -3.1 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, 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 CRM to grow at a rate of 101.92 percent. 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. 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. CRM has a PEG ratio of 4.44.

CRM has traded between a high of 92.13 and a low of 66.43 over the past year. Today's price is 36.25 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 1.76 percent. CRM has a price/earnings 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 market cap of CRM is $64.78 billion. CRM will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.