Earnings History of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)


The stock tumbled -7.52 percent over the last 6 months. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) last ended at $31.97, sending the company's market cap near $160.48B. (NASDAQ:CSCO) in a research report report published on Thursday morning. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $12.64 billion, with earnings at $0.63/share.

Don't expect any "fireworks", writes Brian White of Drexel Hamilton, who rates the shares Buy, with a $36 price target. Post-earnings, Cisco Systems, Inc. stock ranged between $24.09 and $24.97 after opening the day (02/11/2016) at $24.09.

Cisco Systems, Inc. value Change from Open was at 1.52% with a Gap of 0.00%. The ROA for Cisco Systems, Inc. tells us exactly what earnings were generated from the invested capital.

Over the past five trading sessions shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)-8 analysts issued Strong buy for the stock, 13 analysts have given a Buy rating, 13 think it's a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform, while 0 analyst issued a Sell rating. "We will remain focused on accelerating innovation across our portfolio as we continue to deliver value to customers and shareholders" stated Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins. The score shows the rating on a scale of 1 to 5, where 1=strong buy and 5=strong sell. Security National Trust Co. raised its stake in Cisco Systems by 1.7% in the second quarter.

In the current quarter, Cisco forecast EPS of 58 cents, in line with consensus estimates, and a 1% revenue drop at the midpoint of its guidance to roughly $11.78 billion. The analysts' present consensus range is $0.58-$0.66 for EPS.

Pfizer Inc.'s growth estimate for the current quarter is 0, and 4.7 percent for the next quarter.

Given its history, the average earnings announcement surprise was 6.94 percent over the past four quarters. The current price change puts the market capitalization at $162.14 bln.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) closed up +0.34 points or 1.06% at $32.31 with 31.44 mln shares exchanging hands. Cisco Systems has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $33.41. Cisco Systems, Inc. The firm's 50 day moving average price is $30.67 and its 200 day moving average price is $30.75. The Moving Average SMA50 is 5.5% while SMA200 is 7.88%. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 17.00% and return on investment was 11.40% while its return on asset stayed at 8.90%.

The stock was assessed in terms of profitability as current quarter EPS estimate trends showed $0.47 at current month while compared with $0.50 in a month ago. During the twelve month it added 31.85% and year to date performance of 6.70%.

The Average Volume of the company is 19.62 Million, while the Relative Volume of the company is 0.88.

The stock now has its Annual Dividend of $1.04 and an annual Dividend Yield of 3.25 Percent.

Cisco Systems, Inc.is expected* to report earnings on 02/15/2017 after market close. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 25.5 percent.