AutoDesk operates as a design software and services company worldwide. The Company serves customers in the architecture, engineering and construction; manufacturing, and digital media, consumer and entertainment industries. The company was founded in 1982 and is based in San Rafael, California.
ADSK Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Autodesk Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Autodesk Inc ranked in the 33th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 45%. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for ADSK, they are:
The company has produced more trailing twelve month cash flow than 85.21% of its sector Technology.
The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 4% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately merely 12.3% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
ADSK's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 47.43% of tickers in our DCF set.
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 ADSK, try ALRM, EVTC, ALOT, ATVI, and CDNS.
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SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pype, a provider of cloud-based solutions for automating construction project management workflows. The acquisition will empower general…
NEW DELHI: Nasdaq listed Autodesk Inc, one of the global leaders in computer-aided design (CAD) software, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pype, a AI based construction software provider, at an undisclosed amount. Both the companies have offices in India and after acquiring Pype, Autodesk India expect to capture larger share of real estate and construction market which is looking to finish projects in time despite the delay caused by COVID-19 induced lockdown.This acquisition is the latest of construction-based acquisitions by Autodesk in 2020, and the second in India after minority stake in Aurigo Software in April. The demand for construction software is likely to increase for faster completion in coming days and government is also planning to mandate few of them for its l...