PFPT's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 239.45 -- higher than 86.07% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
With a year-over-year growth in debt of 1,368.2%, Proofpoint Inc's debt growth rate surpasses 98.44% of about US stocks.
In terms of volatility of its share price, PFPT is more volatile than only 2.42% of stocks we're observing.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Proofpoint Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be SVMK, EGRX, HCAT, RAMP, and PS.
PFPT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Proofpoint Inc's official web site, go to www.proofpoint.com.
Proofpoint Inc. provides cloud-based solutions for comprehensive threat protection, incident response, secure communications, social media security, compliance, archiving and governance. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Sunnyvale, California.
PFPT Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Proofpoint Inc. To summarize, we found that Proofpoint Inc ranked in the 79th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 489.5%. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for PFPT, they are:
In the past 5.43 years, Proofpoint Inc has a compound free cash flow growth rate of 0.93%; that's higher than 86.82% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Technology sector.
Proofpoint Inc's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 0 -- greater than only 0% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
Proofpoint Inc's interest coverage rate -- a measure of gross earnings relative to interest payments -- comes in at -2.97. This coverage rate is greater than that of just 14.81% of stocks we're observing for the purpose of forecasting via discounted cash flows.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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