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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for SAIC. The highest price target was 93, which equates to a potential upside of 29.56 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 66, implying potential capital losses of -8.05 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -0.53 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -4.23 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.79 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -4.19 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 3 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of SAIC to grow at a rate of 5.89 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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. SAIC has a PEG ratio of 3.39.

In the last 52-weeks, SAIC has achieved a high of 89.87 and a low of 59.68. Currently the stock is 20.27 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 20.13 percent. SAIC has a price/earnings 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 market cap of SAIC is $3.1 billion. SAIC will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.