Cisco Systems logged a 0.47% change during today's afternoon session, and is now trading at a price of $48.71 per share. The S&P 500 index moved 0.54% and the Nasdaq posted a 0.96% change.
Cisco Systems shares moved -10.6% over the last 52 weeks, with a high of $55.15 and a low of $38.3. During this time, the stock lagged the S&P 500 index by -1.37%. As of January 2022, the company's 50-day average price is $48.15. Cisco Systems, Inc. is an American multinational technology conglomerate headquartered in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. The large-cap Technology company is based in San Jose, CA. Cisco Systems has returned a 3.22% dividend yield over the last 12 months.
The Company Has a Steady Stream of Strong Cash Flows:
|Gross Margins Growth||n/a||1.05%||-0.74%||-2.21%|
|Operating Margins Growth||n/a||-0.22%||-7.09%||5.27%|
|Earnings Per Share||$2.73||$2.65||$2.51||$2.87|
|Free Cash Flow (MM)||$14,922||$14,656||$14,762||$12,749|
|Capital Expenditures (MM)||$909||$770||$692||$477|
|Net Debt / EBITDA||0.83||0.39||0.35||0.16|
Cisco Systems Is Undervalued at Today's Prices:
Compared to the Technology sector's average of 27.16, Cisco Systems has a trailing twelve month P/E ratio of 17.84.
However, Cisco Systems is likely undervalued in terms of its equity because its P/B ratio is 5.03 compared to its sector average of 6.23. The company's shares are currently trading 119.51% above their fair value as expressed by Benjamin Graham's formula:
√(22.5 * 5-year average EPS * book value per share) = √(22.5 * 2.16 * 10.13) = $22.19
Cisco Systems Is the Subject of Positive Market Indicators:
20 analysts are following Cisco Systems and have set target prices ranging from $46.0 to $69.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At the current price of $48.71, CSCO is trading -14.42% away from its average analyst target price of $56.92 per share, implying an analyst consensus of some upside potential for the stock.