Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN): Price and Financial Metrics

Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN): $54.76

-0.26 (-0.47%)

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  • Growth is the dimension where NUAN ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 98.22% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for NUAN is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 31 weeks.
  • NUAN's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 12.27% of US stocks).

NUAN Stock Summary

  • Nuance Communications Inc's market capitalization of $15,733,950,320 is ahead of 85.8% of US-listed equities.
  • NUAN's current price/earnings ratio is 3,955.24, which is higher than 99.96% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for Nuance Communications Inc is higher than 92.52% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Nuance Communications Inc are COP, RDY, BFAM, CNHI, and HQY.
  • Visit NUAN's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

NUAN Valuation Summary

  • NUAN's EV/EBIT ratio is 170.1; this is 411.58% higher than that of the median Technology stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, NUAN's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 172.2.
  • NUAN's price/sales ratio has moved up 10.1 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NUAN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NUAN 2014-09-23 2.6 1.9 -27.0 -215.2
NUAN 2013-03-07 3.4 2.2 34.2 54.2
NUAN 2010-05-21 4.3 2.1 -311.2 88.0
NUAN 2009-06-25 3.6 1.9 -619.5 60.2
NUAN 2008-01-08 4.9 3.4 -212.2 82.2
NUAN 2006-05-09 8.8 4.2 -164.2 -583.6

NUAN Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of NUAN, see our NUAN 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 $57.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.58 (Moderate Buy)

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NUAN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $54.76 52-week high $55.19
Prev. close $55.02 52-week low $27.98
Day low $54.75 Volume 3,933,200
Day high $55.04 Avg. volume 6,088,526
50-day MA $54.48 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $47.18 Market Cap 15.67B

Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) Company Bio

Nuance Communications provides voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. The company was founded in 1992 and is based in Burlington, Massachusetts.

NUAN Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$54.76$2.22 -96%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Nuance Communications Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Nuance Communications Inc ranked in the 7th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 96%. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Nuance Communications Inc ended up being:

  • Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 5.76 years, is -0.1% -- higher than just 13.4% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
  • 91% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than 73.63% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 10. This value is greater than 71.05% stocks in the Technology sector that generate free cash flow.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

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Latest NUAN News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Nuance Communications Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate NUAN as an investment opportunity.

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iCrowdNewswire | July 31, 2021

Nuance Communications (NUAN) Q3 Earnings Preview: What's in the Cards?

Nuance Communications (NUAN) 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 | July 30, 2021

Wings Financial Delivers Personalized and Secure Customer Experiences with Nuance AI Solutions

Nuance® Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that Wings Financial Credit Union, Minnesota's largest credit union and one of the top credit unions nationally, has deployed Nuance's Intelligent Engagement platform and Gatekeeper voice biometrics solution to provide their members with superior personalized, secure experiences. With Nuance AI, Wings Financial strengthens its ability to deliver exceptional service across all channels and adds advanced protection against fraud threats.

Yahoo | July 28, 2021

Olympus Makes SeleCT™ QCT Analysis Available Nationwide via the Nuance AI Marketplace to Increase Access to Spiration Valve System Therapy

Olympus Corporation today announced the launch of SeleCT Connect™, a new program offering of its SeleCT™ Quantitative Computer Tomography (QCT) analysis service available immediately to more than 9,000 healthcare facilities in the U.S. through the Nuance AI Marketplace, a workflow-integrated cloud platform for diagnostic imaging AI algorithms. The SeleCT QCT service will streamline and optimize the screening process used to identify which patients are eligible candidates to receive a treatment w

Yahoo | July 27, 2021

AI in Education Market 2021 SWOT Analysis, Competitive Landscape and Significant Growth | Top Brands:Google, IBM, Pearson, Microsoft, AWS, Nuance Communications, Cognizant, OSMO, Quantum Adaptive L

This report studies the AI in Education Market with many aspects of the industry such as market size, market status, market trends and forecast. The report also provides brief information on competitors and opportunities for specific growth with the key market drivers. Find the comprehensive analysis of the AI in Education market segmented by company, []

Jumbo News | July 24, 2021

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NUAN Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo 3.17%
6-mo 8.69%
1-year 93.57%
3-year 320.40%
5-year 291.78%
YTD 24.20%
2020 147.28%
2019 57.16%
2018 -19.08%
2017 9.73%
2016 -25.09%

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