Analyst Ratings for Fair Isaac Corp. (FICO)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Fair Isaac Corp. (NYSE:FICO) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, FICO received an average rating of Overweight.

2 analysts declared FICO a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 4 gave a hold rating, 0 issued 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. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for FICO. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 150, which equates to a potential upside of 3.2 percent. The lowest price target was 117, which equates to a potential downside of -19.5 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -3.1 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -4.53 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. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

FICO has an estimated earnings growth rate of -28.07 percent as forecasted by analysts. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. 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. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of FICO is -1.29.

In the last 52-weeks, FICO has achieved a high of 146.13 and a low of 109.77. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 32.41 percent, and 0.53 percent below the high. FICO has a P/E ratio of 36.16. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FICO value stock report compares FICO to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.51 billion. FICO is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.