The Descartes Systems Group Inc. (DSGX): Price and Financial Metrics

The Descartes Systems Group Inc. (DSGX): $86.25

0.85 (+1.00%)

POWR Rating

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  • DSGX scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 99.21% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for DSGX is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 48 weeks.
  • DSGX's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 24% of US stocks).

DSGX Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 138.5, Descartes Systems Group Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 94.71% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for Descartes Systems Group Inc is higher than 91.54% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • As for revenue growth, note that DSGX's revenue has grown 71.1% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 90.9% of US companies in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Descartes Systems Group Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be BB, SPOK, ACIW, HSTM, and OTEX.
  • Visit DSGX's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

DSGX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, DSGX's price/sales ratio is 255.96% higher, now standing at 19.4.
  • DSGX's price/sales ratio has moved up 15.3 over the prior 238 months.
  • DSGX's price/earnings ratio has moved up 135.3 over the prior 238 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for DSGX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
DSGX 2021-09-01 19.4 7.4 129.7 92.7
DSGX 2021-08-31 19.0 7.3 127.1 90.9
DSGX 2021-08-30 18.9 7.2 126.2 90.2
DSGX 2021-08-27 18.8 7.2 125.8 89.9
DSGX 2021-08-26 18.7 7.2 125.4 89.6
DSGX 2021-08-25 18.6 7.1 124.7 89.1

DSGX Growth Metrics

  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 40.82%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 389.64%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 69.89%.
DSGX's revenue has moved up $111,225,000 over the prior 37 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2020-12-31 348.664 131.23 52.1
2019-12-31 325.791 104.252 36.997
2018-12-31 275.171 78.074 31.277
2017-12-31 237.439 72.143 26.879
2016-12-31 203.779 72.583 23.838
2015-12-31 184.993 54.243 20.562

DSGX'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.
  • DSGX has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 80.49% of graded US stocks.
  • DSGX's asset turnover comes in at 0.348 -- ranking 405th of 554 Business Services stocks.
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The table below shows DSGX's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-01-31 0.348 0.742 1.902
2020-01-31 0.408 0.737 1.526
2019-01-31 0.431 0.727 1.444
2018-01-31 0.422 0.732 2.332
2017-01-31 0.428 0.725 2.621
2016-01-31 0.412 0.709 1.196

DSGX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of DSGX, see our DSGX 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 $72.71 Average Broker Recommendation 1.46 (Moderate Buy)

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DSGX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $86.25 52-week high $87.46
Prev. close $85.40 52-week low $51.97
Day low $84.08 Volume 74,341
Day high $86.41 Avg. volume 91,232
50-day MA $76.45 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $65.74 Market Cap 7.30B

The Descartes Systems Group Inc. (DSGX) Company Bio

Descartes Systems Group provides on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. The company was founded in 1981 and is based in Waterloo, Canada.

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Descartes Systems Group Inc (NASDAQ:DSGX) topline grew 25% yoy in Q2 2022

Descartes Systems Group Inc (NASDAQ:DSGX) stock rose 2.03% (As on Sep 9, 1:22:07 AM UTC-4, Source: Google Finance) after the company in the second quarter The post Descartes Systems Group Inc (NASDAQ:DSGX) topline grew 25% yoy in Q2 2022 appeared first on FXDailyReport.Com .

FXDailyReport | September 9, 2021

Descartes Systems (DSGX) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates

Descartes Systems (DSGX) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -3.57% and 4.99%, respectively, for the quarter ended July 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | September 8, 2021

Descartes Announces Fiscal 2022 Second Quarter Financial Results

Record Revenues and Income from Operations WATERLOO, Ontario, Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Descartes Systems Group Inc. (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX) announced its financial results for its fiscal 2022 second quarter (Q2FY22). All financial results referenced are in United States (US) currency and, unless otherwise indicated, are determined in accordance with US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). “We continue to focus on helping our customers thrive in the face of an increasing

Yahoo | September 8, 2021

Expert Customs overcomes Brexit challenges with e-Customs solution

Descartes Systems Group, a global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, has announced Read more » The post Expert Customs overcomes Brexit challenges with e-Customs solution appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine .

Logistics Business Magazine | September 3, 2021

Descartes Systems (DSGX) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

Descartes Systems (DSGX) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | September 1, 2021

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DSGX Price Returns

1-mo 12.17%
3-mo 27.27%
6-mo 44.69%
1-year 64.22%
3-year 152.19%
5-year 304.74%
YTD 47.49%
2020 36.89%
2019 61.45%
2018 -6.83%
2017 32.71%
2016 6.57%

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