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

NetScout Systems, Inc. (NTCT): $27.38

0.29 (+1.07%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where NTCT ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.02% of US stocks.
  • NTCT's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 48 weeks.
  • NTCT's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 30.41% of US stocks).

NTCT Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 236.03, Netscout Systems Inc is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 88.27% of US stocks.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 78.92, Netscout Systems Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 89.39% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, NTCT is more volatile than only 3.82% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Netscout Systems Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be PRGS, LTRX, SWIR, DIOD, and SBBP.
  • NTCT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Netscout Systems Inc's official web site, go to

NTCT Valuation Summary

  • NTCT's price/earnings ratio is 79.2; this is 103.08% higher than that of the median Technology stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, NTCT's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.3.
  • NTCT's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 165.4 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 2021-09-01 2.4 1 79.2 50.6
NTCT 2021-08-31 2.4 1 79.9 51.1
NTCT 2021-08-30 2.4 1 80.6 51.6
NTCT 2021-08-27 2.5 1 81.7 52.3
NTCT 2021-08-26 2.4 1 80.3 51.4
NTCT 2021-08-25 2.5 1 81.5 52.2

NTCT Growth Metrics

  • The 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 165.09%.
  • The 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 1.15%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 90.29%.
NTCT's revenue has moved up $233,668,000 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
2021-06-30 837.739 193.046 25.431
2021-03-31 831.282 213.921 19.352
2020-12-31 847.244 229.136 15.251
2020-09-30 878.529 233.213 22.955
2020-06-30 889.611 220.496 9.169
2020-03-31 891.82 225.023 -2.754

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 C, ranking ahead of 73.02% of graded US stocks.
  • NTCT's asset turnover comes in at 0.272 -- ranking 75th of 83 Computers stocks.
  • CREX, 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
2021-06-30 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
2020-03-31 0.285 0.728 0.034

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)

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NTCT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $27.38 52-week high $31.91
Prev. close $27.09 52-week low $19.76
Day low $26.89 Volume 183,200
Day high $27.48 Avg. volume 393,933
50-day MA $27.53 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $28.38 Market Cap 2.03B

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 Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Events

WESTFORD, Mass., September 08, 2021--NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC. (NASDAQ: NTCT), a leading provider of cybersecurity, service assurance, and business analytics solutions, announced today that the Company plans to participate in the following upcoming investor events:

Yahoo | September 8, 2021

NETSCOUT Issues Inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance Report

WESTFORD, Mass., August 24, 2021--NETSCOUT today announced that it issued its inaugural Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Report.

Yahoo | August 24, 2021

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Yahoo | August 13, 2021

Netscout Systems Inc (NTCT) Q1 2022 Earnings Call Transcript

NTCT earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2021.

The Motley Fool | July 30, 2021

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NTCT Price Returns

1-mo -0.65%
3-mo -5.98%
6-mo -2.77%
1-year 29.27%
3-year 8.65%
5-year -3.86%
YTD -0.15%
2020 13.92%
2019 1.86%
2018 -22.40%
2017 -3.33%
2016 2.61%

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