Roper Technologies designs and develops software (both software-as-a-service and licensed), and engineered products and solutions for healthcare, transportation, food, energy, water, education and academic research markets worldwide. The company was founded in 1981 and is based in Sarasota, Florida.
ROP 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 Roper Technologies Inc. To summarize, we found that Roper Technologies Inc ranked in the 36th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for ROP, they are:
Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 11.88; that's higher than 77.33% of US stocks in the Industrials sector that have positive free cash flow.
ROP's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 30.47% of tickers in our DCF set.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
For other companies in the Industrials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as ROP, try CVA, MNTX, SWK, TTC, and XYL.
Roper Technologies ([[ROP]] -6.6%) dipped 7% in trade post JP Morgan Chase downgraded it to underweight from neutral (PT, $300) with a downside risk of 24.3% from current levels; suggesting it is expensive (YTD, +19.3%).Analyst Stephen Tusa tells investors that the company's current valuation "looks unjustified" by growth in the...