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, implying potential capital gains of 3.2 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 117, implying potential capital losses of -19.5 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes -3.1 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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.

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. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of FICO's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -28.07 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. 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. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. FICO has a PEG ratio of -1.29.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FICO hit 146.13 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 109.77. Currently the stock is 32.41 percent higher than its low, and 0.53 percent lower than its 52-week 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 market cap of FICO is $4.51 billion. FICO is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.