Analyst Ratings for Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC)

Updated: 2017-04-02

Shares of Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. CSC had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

17 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 5 gave CSC a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 12 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 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for CSC. The maximum price target given was 90, which equates to a potential upside of 30.42 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 47, which equates to a potential downside of -31.89 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 -8.7 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 0.91 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 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

CSC has a 52-week high of 74.92 and a 52-week low of 32.51. Currently the stock is 112.27 percent higher than its low, and 7.89 percent below the high. CSC has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The CSC value stock report compares CSC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of CSC is $9.44 billion. CSC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.