Open Text Corporation (OTEX): Price and Financial Metrics

Open Text Corporation (OTEX): $51.91

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  • OTEX scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 97.92% of US stocks.
  • OTEX's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving up over the last 31 weeks.
  • OTEX ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 24th percentile.

OTEX Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 384.14, Open Text Corp is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 90.85% of US stocks.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 90.81, Open Text Corp P/E ratio is greater than that of about 90.6% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • The volatility of Open Text Corp's share price is greater than that of merely 9.3% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Open Text Corp are JHX, XRAY, BRKR, CBOE, and HAS.
  • OTEX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Open Text Corp's official web site, go to

OTEX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, OTEX's price/sales ratio is 21.15% lower, now standing at 4.1.
  • Over the past 229 months, OTEX's price/earnings ratio has gone up 63.9.
  • Over the past 229 months, OTEX's price/earnings ratio has gone up 63.9.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for OTEX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
OTEX 2019-12-17 4.1 3.0 36.5 22.6
OTEX 2018-10-25 3.2 2.4 37.3 21.0
OTEX 2015-07-28 2.4 2.6 17.9 16.0
OTEX 2011-03-11 3.4 3.4 26.1 23.0
OTEX 2007-06-22 2.1 2.2 51.1 30.1
OTEX 2003-07-09 3.8 3.9 34.5 27.5

OTEX Growth Metrics

  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -12.79%.
  • The 3 year price growth rate now stands at 41.98%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -44.33%.
Over the past 30 months, OTEX's revenue has gone up $477,489,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-03-31 3,319.2 860.181 155.781
2020-12-31 3,300.948 1,126.21 90.256
2020-09-30 3,216.861 1,050.993 263.2
2020-06-30 3,109.736 954.536 234.225
2020-03-31 3,030.345 904.063 279.816
2019-12-31 2,934.812 860.459 326.613

OTEX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of OTEX, see our OTEX 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 $56.88 Average Broker Recommendation 1.46 (Moderate Buy)

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OTEX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $51.91 52-week high $52.23
Prev. close $51.90 52-week low $36.18
Day low $51.61 Volume 349,000
Day high $52.04 Avg. volume 514,683
50-day MA $49.83 Dividend yield 0.73%
200-day MA $46.64 Market Cap 14.10B

Open Text Corporation (OTEX) Company Bio

Open Text Corporation provides a suite of software products and services that assist organizations in finding, utilizing, and sharing business information from various devices. The company was founded in 1991 and is based in Waterloo, Canada.

OTEX Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$51.91$35.9 -22%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Open Text Corp. To summarize, we found that Open Text Corp ranked in the 48th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Open Text Corp, consider:

  • The company's balance sheet shows it gets 76% of its capital from equity, and 24% of its capital from debt. Its equity weight surpasses that of only 14.63% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Technology sector.
  • Open Text Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than only 15.42% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Open Text Corp's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 35 -- greater than 92.61% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.

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

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The Motley Fool Canada | July 23, 2021

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OTEX Price Returns

1-mo -0.08%
3-mo 9.40%
6-mo 11.08%
1-year 16.23%
3-year 43.33%
5-year 84.63%
YTD 14.19%
2020 4.88%
2019 37.48%
2018 -7.10%
2017 17.26%
2016 30.97%

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