Fair Isaac Corporation provides analytics software and tools used across multiple industries to manage risk, fight fraud, build more profitable customer relationships, optimize operations and meet strict government regulations. The company was founded in 1956 and is based in San Jose, California.
FICO Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for FICO, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Fair Isaac Corp ranked in the 26th 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 Fair Isaac Corp, consider:
The company has produced more trailing twelve month cash flow than 65.93% of its sector Technology.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 7% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than merely 19.15% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
FICO'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 40.73% of tickers in our DCF set.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
DOX, ESE, FIS, SMTC, and BR can be thought of as valuation peers to FICO, in the sense that they are in the Technology sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.
Introduction Almost everyone that has made a large purchase on credit knows Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO), by exposure to the FICO credit score. But Fair Isaac does much more than provide a credit score number to the car salesman. In fact, the company makes many products that enable various businesses...
Andrew Cournoyer on Seeking Alpha | September 30, 2020
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