NetScout Systems, Inc. (NTCT): Price and Financial Metrics

NetScout Systems, Inc. (NTCT): $27.93

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NTCT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $27.93 52-week high $38.02
Prev. close $27.92 52-week low $25.90
Day low $27.91 Volume 369,400
Day high $28.14 Avg. volume 411,891
50-day MA $28.35 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $29.72 Market Cap 2.02B

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  • NTCT scores best on the Value dimension, with a Value rank ahead of 94.77% of US stocks.
  • NTCT's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • NTCT ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 40th percentile.

NTCT Stock Summary

  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -39.73%, NETSCOUT SYSTEMS INC's debt growth rate surpasses merely 7.51% of about US stocks.
  • Over the past twelve months, NTCT has reported earnings growth of 57.82%, putting it ahead of 82.42% of US stocks in our set.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, NTCT is more volatile than only 9.97% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NTCT, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are HRMY, IPGP, HLGN, VERI, and MKFG.
  • Visit NTCT's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

NTCT Valuation Summary

  • NTCT's price/sales ratio is 2.2; this is 12% lower than that of the median Technology stock.
  • NTCT's price/earnings ratio has moved up 115.9 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NTCT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NTCT 2023-09-15 2.2 1 32.3 22.0
NTCT 2023-09-14 2.2 1 32.0 21.8
NTCT 2023-09-13 2.2 1 31.7 21.5
NTCT 2023-09-12 2.2 1 32.0 21.8
NTCT 2023-09-11 2.2 1 32.2 21.9
NTCT 2023-09-08 2.2 1 31.6 21.4

NTCT Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 55.3%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 87.94%.
  • The 3 year price growth rate now stands at 39.76%.
NTCT's revenue has moved down $264,484,000 over the prior 70 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 897.628 199.549 54.463
2022-09-30 890.278 246.285 49.57
2022-06-30 874.115 259.436 40.083
2022-03-31 855.575 296.013 35.874
2021-12-31 877.773 232.405 55.717
2021-09-30 844.318 204.614 37.013

NTCT'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.
  • NTCT has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 76.32% of graded US stocks.
  • NTCT's asset turnover comes in at 0.275 -- ranking 74th of 83 Computers stocks.
  • CSPI, CERN, and PSTG are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with NTCT.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.275 0.744 0.109
2021-06-30 0.272 0.733 0.081
2021-03-31 0.269 0.733 0.065
2020-12-31 0.273 0.729 0.055
2020-09-30 0.284 0.727 0.063
2020-06-30 0.287 0.730 0.047

NTCT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of NTCT, see our NTCT 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 $29.88 Average Broker Recommendation 1.88 (Hold)

NetScout Systems, Inc. (NTCT) Company Bio

NetScout Systems designs, develops, manufactures, markets, licenses, sells, and supports network, application, and service assurance solutions in the United States, Europe, Asia, and internationally. It offers performance analytics and operational intelligence solutions that facilitate the evolution toward new computing paradigms, such as virtualization, mobility, and cloud. The company was founded in 1984 and is based in Westford, Massachusetts.

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NETSCOUT Defends Customers From Cyberattacks With Automated, Real-Time Traffic Analysis, Global Threat Intelligence, and ML-Based Mitigation

WESTFORD, Mass., September 19, 2023--NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC. (NASDAQ: NTCT), a leading provider of performance management, cybersecurity, and DDoS attack protection solutions, today launched Adaptive DDoS Protection for its Arbor® Threat Mitigation System (TMS) to dramatically improve detection of distributed attacks that dynamically change vectors and target numerous destination IP addresses at once.

Yahoo | September 19, 2023

NETSCOUT Introduces RAN Analytics for Carrier Aggregation

WESTFORD, Mass., September 06, 2023--NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC. (NASDAQ: NTCT), a leading provider of performance management, cybersecurity, and DDoS protection solutions, today introduced RAN Analytics for Carrier Aggregation, a new solution that offers unique insights into carrier aggregation patterns to help mobile operators achieve superior performance and a better subscriber experience with high-speed LTE and 5G deployments.

Yahoo | September 6, 2023

Boston Business Journal Names NETSCOUT Among The Most Charitable Companies in Massachusetts

WESTFORD, Mass., September 05, 2023--The Boston Business Journal (BBJ) has named NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC. (NASDAQ: NTCT), a leading provider of performance management, cybersecurity, and DDoS protection solutions, an honoree in its annual 2023 Corporate Citizenship Awards, a recognition of the region's top corporate charitable contributors. It is the tenth year in a row that NETSCOUT has been named to the list.

Yahoo | September 5, 2023

NetScout Systems, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:NTCT) Stock Has Shown Weakness Lately But Financial Prospects Look Decent: Is The Market Wrong?

It is hard to get excited after looking at NetScout Systems' (NASDAQ:NTCT) recent performance, when its stock has...

Yahoo | August 14, 2023

NETSCOUT Releases Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Report for FY2023

WESTFORD, Mass., August 09, 2023--NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC. (NASDAQ: NTCT), a leading provider of performance management, cybersecurity, and DDoS attack protection solutions, today announced the publication of its 2023 Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Report. This year’s ESG Report highlights NETSCOUT’s progress on its ESG pillars: sustainable products; sustainable operations; diversity, equity, and inclusion; and bridging the digital divide, as well as its continued focus on cybersecuri

Yahoo | August 9, 2023

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NTCT Price Returns

1-mo -0.39%
3-mo -4.87%
6-mo -1.06%
1-year -11.67%
3-year 34.86%
5-year 7.42%
YTD -14.09%
2022 -1.72%
2021 20.64%
2020 13.92%
2019 1.86%
2018 -22.40%

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