Stocks of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) traded higher last session on Wall Street, up 1.08% to $48.27.
According to the data, Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has 23 analysts covering its stock. The consensus rating among analysts is ‘Hold’. As we calculate the median target price by taking the range between a high of $60.00 and a low of $43.00, we find $54.00. Given the previous closing price of $47.76, this indicates a potential upside of 13.07 percent. CSCO stock price is now -9.58% away from the 50-day moving average and -5.94% away from the 200-day moving average. The market capitalization of the company currently stands at $195.52B.
A total of 15 analysts have issued a hold rating and 6 have given it a buy rating. Brokers who have rated the stock have averaged $52.75 as their price target over the next twelve months.
With the price target maintained at $50, DZ Bank recently Downgraded its rating from Buy to Hold for Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO).
In other news, Stahlkopf Deborah L, EVP and Chief Legal Officer sold 3,022 shares of the company’s stock on Sep 13. The stock was sold for $169,900 at an average price of $56.22. Upon completion of the transaction, the EVP and Chief Legal Officer now directly owns 169,396 shares in the company, valued at $8.18 million. An SEC document containing details of the transaction can be found on the SEC’s website. On Sep 13, EVP & Chief Cust & Prtnr Offcr Sharritts Jeffery S. sold 2,421 shares of the business’s stock. A total of $136,116 was realized by selling the stock at an average price of $56.22. This leaves the insider owning 229,351 shares of the company worth $11.07 million. Insiders disposed of 607,409 shares of company stock worth roughly $29.32 million over the past 1 year. A total of 0.24% of the company’s stock is owned by insiders.
During the past 12 months, Cisco Systems, Inc. has had a low of $45.56 and a high of $58.19. As of last week, the company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.17, a current ratio of 1.47, and a quick ratio of 1.34. According to the stock market information, the enterprise value for the company is $177.56B, which is based on a 14.57 price-to-earnings ratio, a 2.27 price-to-earnings-growth ratio, and a beta of 0.90. The fifty day moving average price for CSCO is $53.38 and a two-hundred day moving average price translates $51.32 for the stock.
The latest earnings results from Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) was released for Oct, 2023. According to the Communication Equipment Company, earnings per share came in at $1.11, beating analysts’ expectations of $1.03 by 0.08. This compares to $0.65 EPS in the same period last year. The net profit margin was 23.40% and return on equity was 31.78% for CSCO. The company reported revenue of $14.67 billion for the quarter, compared to $13.63 billion a year earlier. Comparatively to last year’s same quarter, the company’s quarterly revenue rose 7.6 percent. For the current quarter, analysts expect CSCO to generate $11.64B in revenue.
Cisco Systems, Inc.(CSCO) Company Profile
Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, Japan, and China. The company also offers switching portfolio encompasses campus switching as well as data center switching; enterprise routing portfolio interconnects public and private wireline and mobile networks, delivering highly secure, and reliable connectivity to campus, data center and branch networks; wireless products include wireless access points and controllers; and compute portfolio including the cisco unified computing system, hyperflex, and software management capabilities, which combine computing, networking, and storage infrastructure management and virtualization. In addition, it provides Internet for the future product consists of routed optical networking, 5G, silicon, and optics solutions; collaboration products, such as meetings, collaboration devices, calling, contact center, and communication platform as a service; end-to-end security product consists of network security, cloud security, security endpoints, unified threat management, and zero trust; and optimized application experiences products including full stack observability and network assurance. Further, the company offers a range of service and support options for its customers, including technical support and advanced services and advisory services. It serves businesses of various sizes, public institutions, governments, and service providers. The company sells its products and services directly, as well as through systems integrators, service providers, other resellers, and distributors. Cisco Systems, Inc. has strategic alliances with other companies. Cisco Systems, Inc. was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.