Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) went up by 1.22% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $58.26 and move down -25.21%, while CSCO stocks collected -1.98% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Barron's reported on 01/30/20 that Arista Network Stock Dips as Analyst Predicts Market-Share Losses

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) Worth an Investment?

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 17.12 times of increase in earnings at the present.

CSCO Market Performance

CSCO stocks went down by -1.98% for the week, with the monthly drop of -3.90% and a quarterly performance of -2.06%, while its annual performance rate touched -1.71%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -2.85% for CSCO stocks with the simple moving average of -8.03% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CSCO stocks, with BofA/Merrill repeating the rating for CSCO shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for CSCO socks in the upcoming period according to BofA/Merrill is $52 based on the research report published on January 8, 2020.

Barclays, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CSCO stock at the price of $53. The rating they have provided for CSCO stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on December 19, 2019.

Edward Jones gave “ Buy” rating to CSCO stocks, setting the target price at $53 in the report published on December 12, 2019.

CSCO Stocks -0.27% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought CSCO to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Cisco Systems, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -20.13% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 1.55%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.85%, while the shares sank at the distance of -2.31% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +2.33% upper at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, CSCO went down by -1.98%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -17.37% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $47.84. In addition, Cisco Systems, Inc. saw -2.98% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

CSCO Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), starting from CHANDLER MARK D, who sold 134 shares at the price of $44.52 back on Dec 12. After this action, Rushing now owns 203,738 shares of Cisco Systems, Inc., valued at $5,966 with the latest closing price.

Kramer Kelly A., the EVP and CFO of Cisco Systems, Inc., sold 70,000 shares at the value of $45.19 during a trade that took place back on Nov 27, which means that Kramer Kelly A. is holding 352,587 shares at the value of $3,163,083 based on the most recent closing price.

CSCO Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +28.01 for the present operating margin and +63.91 for gross margin. The net margin for Cisco Systems, Inc. stands at +22.39. Total capital return value is set at 22.89, while invested capital returns managed to touch 20.83. Equity return holds the value 30.20%, with 11.30% for asset returns.

Based on Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), the company’s capital structure generated 73.47 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 42.35. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 25.22 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 16.79 and long-term debt to capital is 43.12.

The value for Enterprise to Sales is 3.58 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.10. The receivables turnover for Cisco Systems, Inc. is 4.92 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.50. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.51.