ACIW's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 752.97 -- higher than 94.61% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
With a price/earnings ratio of 72.76, Aci Worldwide Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 86.57% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
With a year-over-year growth in debt of -10.13%, Aci Worldwide Inc's debt growth rate surpasses merely 24.1% of about US stocks.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Aci Worldwide Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be MKSI, ENTG, HXL, CSGS, and COHU.
ACI Worldwide Inc. powers electronic payments and banking for financial institutions, retailers, billers and processors around the world. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Naples, Florida.
ACIW Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Aci Worldwide Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Aci Worldwide Inc ranked in the 35th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Aci Worldwide Inc, consider:
The company's balance sheet shows it gets 77% of its capital from equity, and 23% of its capital from debt. Its equity weight surpasses that of merely 20.01% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Technology sector.
Aci Worldwide Inc's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 19 -- greater than 75.75% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
For other companies in the Technology that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as ACIW, try NOVT, ORCL, CCMP, EVOL, and ST.
New benchmark data from ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time digital payment software and solutions, revealed a 24 percent increase in eCommerce transactions globally in December 2020 compared to December 2019.