Analyst Ratings for Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE:SAIC) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, SAIC received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 3 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 5 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

A number of analysts gave price targets for SAIC. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 93, implying a possible profit of 29.56 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 66, which equates to a potential downside of -8.05 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 -0.53 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -4.23 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.79 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -4.19 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

The growth rate of SAIC's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 5.89 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. SAIC has a PEG ratio of 3.39.

SAIC has a 52-week high of 89.87 and a 52-week low of 59.68. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 20.27 percent, and below the high by 20.13 percent. SAIC has a P/E ratio of 19.96. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The SAIC value stock report compares SAIC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.1 billion. SAIC will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.