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.

FICO was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 150, implying a possible profit 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -3.1 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -4.53 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of FICO to grow at a rate of -28.07 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. PEG ratios below 1 are often considered desirable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. FICO has a PEG ratio of -1.29.

FICO has a 52-week high of 146.13 and a 52-week low of 109.77. Today's price is 32.41 percent above the 52-week low, and 0.53 percent below the high. FICO has a price/earnings 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.