With a market capitalization of $11,787,480,272, Factset Research Systems Inc has a greater market value than 86.21% of US stocks.
FDS's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 364.48 -- higher than 90.82% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
Of note is the ratio of Factset Research Systems Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 86.83% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Factset Research Systems Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be G, TTEK, PAGS, CRL, and ESNT.
FactSet Research provides integrated financial information and analytical applications to investment community in the United States, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company was founded in 1978 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.
FDS Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Factset Research Systems Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Factset Research Systems Inc ranked in the 23th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Factset Research Systems Inc ended up being:
Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 39.94; that's higher than 91.1% of US stocks in the Financial Services sector that have positive free cash flow.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 7% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than just 17.59% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
FDS'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 41.59% of tickers in our DCF set.
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FactSet Research Systems (FDS): FQ4 Non-GAAP EPS of $2.88 beats by $0.35; GAAP EPS of $2.29 misses by $0.05.Revenue of $383.6M (+5.3% Y/Y) beats by $4.86M.ASV plus professional services was $1.56B vs. a consensus of $1.55B.Adjusted operating margin decreased to 33.2% compared with 33.9% in the prior year.Press Release...
FactSet Research Systems (FDS) is up 2% pre-market after fiscal Q4 beats with 5% Y/Y revenue growth to $383.6M.Organic revenue was up 5% to $383.4M.ASV plus professional services totaled $1.56B compared to the $1.48B in last year's quarter. Buy-side and sell-side ASV were up 5% each.Adjusted operating margin was 33.2%, down slightly from last year's 33.9% due...