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 highest price target was 90, which equates to a potential upside of 30.42 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 47, implying a possible loss of -31.89 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. 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. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.91 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
CSC has traded between a high of 74.92 and a low of 32.51 over the past year. Today's price is 112.27 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 7.89 percent. CSC has a P/E 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 stock has a market capitalization of $9.44 billion. CSC will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.