Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) went down by -1.07% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $53.18. The company’s stock price has collected -1.93% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 04/29/21 that Cisco Announces May 2021 Event with the Financial Community
Is It Worth Investing in Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ :CSCO) Right Now?
Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 21.31 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for CSCO is at 0.90. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 13 analysts out of 27 who provided ratings for Cisco Systems Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 12 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $53.67, which is $2.19 above the current price. CSCO currently public float of 4.22B and currently shorts hold a 1.21% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of CSCO was 21.10M shares.
CSCO’s Market Performance
CSCO stocks went down by -1.93% for the week, with a monthly drop of -1.55% and a quarterly performance of 14.20%, while its annual performance rate touched 20.13%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 1.13% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 1.30% for Cisco Systems Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -1.79% for CSCO stocks with a simple moving average of 14.34% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CSCO
Deutsche Bank, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CSCO reach a price target of $55. The rating they have provided for CSCO stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on April 20th, 2021.
Wolfe Research gave a rating of “Outperform” to CSCO, setting the target price at $63 in the report published on April 16th of the current year.
CSCO Trading at 2.65% from the 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, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -4.27% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 1.30%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 1.13%, as shares sank -2.06% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +9.86% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CSCO fell by -1.93%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +9.72% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $51.79. In addition, Cisco Systems Inc. saw 13.77% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at CSCO starting from BURNS M MICHELE, who sale 13,982 shares at the price of $51.55 back on Mar 26. After this action, BURNS M MICHELE now owns 70,468 shares of Cisco Systems Inc., valued at $720,829 using the latest closing price.
Martinez Maria, the EVP & Chief Operating Officer of Cisco Systems Inc., sale 6,000 shares at $49.17 during a trade that took place back on Mar 15, which means that Martinez Maria is holding 322,646 shares at $295,007 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for CSCO
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +28.60 for the present operating margin
- +63.98 for the gross margin
The net margin for Cisco Systems Inc. stands at +22.75. The total capital return value is set at 25.23, while invested capital returns managed to touch 22.84. Equity return is now at value 26.80, with 10.80 for asset returns.
Based on Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO), the company’s capital structure generated 41.10 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 29.13. Total debt to assets is 16.43, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 32.28. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 22.87.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 3.72, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.08. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.67 and the total asset turnover is 0.51. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.72.