Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO): Price and Financial Metrics

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO): $44.00

0.23 (+0.53%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where CSCO ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.75% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CSCO is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • CSCO's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 29.4% of US stocks).

CSCO Stock Summary

  • Cisco Systems Inc's market capitalization of $231,262,532,560 is ahead of 99.2% of US-listed equities.
  • Cisco Systems Inc's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 84.38% of US equities in our set.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, CSCO is more volatile than only 6.87% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Cisco Systems Inc are ORCL, ADBE, NFLX, CRM, and TXN.
  • Visit CSCO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CSCO Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, CSCO's price/sales ratio is 3.77% lower, now standing at 5.1.
  • Over the past 243 months, CSCO's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.7.
  • Over the past 243 months, CSCO's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.7.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CSCO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CSCO 2021-09-01 5.1 6.2 24.3 19.0
CSCO 2021-08-31 5.1 6.2 24.3 19.0
CSCO 2021-08-30 5.1 6.2 24.4 19.1
CSCO 2021-08-27 5.1 6.2 24.3 19.0
CSCO 2021-08-26 5.1 6.2 24.4 19.1
CSCO 2021-08-25 5.1 6.2 24.5 19.1

CSCO Growth Metrics

    Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -29.1%.
  • Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 58.27%.
  • The 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 12.07%.
Over the past 34 months, CSCO's revenue has gone up $229,000,000.

The table below shows CSCO's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 51,549 14,272 11,825
2021-09-30 50,789 14,785 11,397
2021-06-30 49,818 15,454 10,591
2021-03-31 48,846 14,752 10,218
2020-12-31 48,026 15,109 10,129
2020-09-30 48,071 15,935 10,462

CSCO's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CSCO has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 97.1% of graded US stocks.
  • CSCO's asset turnover comes in at 0.522 -- ranking 58th of 83 Computers stocks.
  • LTRX, DBD, and SAIC are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CSCO.

The table below shows CSCO's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-31 0.522 0.640 0.407
2021-05-01 0.515 0.639 0.380
2021-01-23 0.510 0.642 0.367
2020-10-24 0.517 0.641 0.362
2020-07-25 0.534 0.643 0.375
2020-04-25 0.544 0.644 0.372

CSCO Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CSCO, see our CSCO price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $62.30 Average Broker Recommendation 1.66 (Moderate Buy)

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CSCO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $44.00 52-week high $64.29
Prev. close $43.77 52-week low $41.02
Day low $43.19 Volume 25,496,319
Day high $44.42 Avg. volume 23,127,133
50-day MA $51.51 Dividend yield 3.51%
200-day MA $55.70 Market Cap 182.78B

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Company Bio

Cisco Systems designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol (IP) based networking products and services related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. The company was founded in 1984 and is based in San Jose, California.

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CSCO Price Returns

1-mo -15.29%
3-mo -19.05%
6-mo -18.49%
1-year -15.26%
3-year -11.52%
5-year 62.47%
YTD -29.68%
2021 45.76%
2020 -3.49%
2019 13.81%
2018 16.57%
2017 31.27%

CSCO Dividends

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