Autodesk logged a -12.95% change Friday, and is now trading at a price of $192.53 per share. The S&P 500 index moved -1.06% and the Nasdaq posted a -1.6% change.
Autodesk shares moved -12.33% over the last 52 weeks, with a high of $235.01 and a low of $163.2. During this time, the stock lagged the S&P 500 index by -3.1%. As of January 2022, the company's 50-day average price is $204.5. Autodesk, Inc. is an American multinational software corporation that makes software products and services for the architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, media, education, and entertainment industries. The large-cap Technology company is based in San Rafael, CA.
Exceptional EPS Growth with Reasonable Leverage Levels:
|Operating Margins Growth||n/a||1180.41%||58.4%||-15.18%|
|Net Margins Growth||n/a||308.6%||386.72%||-64.46%|
|Earnings Per Share||-$0.37||$0.98||$5.5||$2.28|
|Free Cash Flow (MM)||$310||$1,362||$1,341||$1,465|
|Capital Expenditures (MM)||$67||$53||$96||$66|
|Net Debt / EBITDA||n/a||1.75||-0.07||2.04|
Autodesk Is Overpriced:
Compared to the Technology sector's average of 27.16, Autodesk has a trailing twelve month P/E ratio of 78.26.
Autodesk's P/B ratio is 47.65 compared to its sector average of 6.23. The company is likely overvalued in terms of its net asset value. The company's shares are currently trading 1537.16% above their fair value as expressed by Benjamin Graham's formula:
√(22.5 * 5-year average EPS * book value per share) = √(22.5 * 1.16 * 5.3) = $11.76
Autodesk Is the Subject of Mixed Market Indicators:
25 analysts are following Autodesk and have set target prices ranging from $180.0 to $325.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At the current price of $192.53, ADSK is trading -17.95% away from its average analyst target price of $234.66 per share, implying an analyst consensus of some upside potential for the stock.
The company has a very low short interest since 0.0113% of the company's shares are tied to short positions. Institutions own 94% of Autodesk's shares, while the insider ownership rate stands at 0%.