Don't Buy Fair Isaac (FICO) Before Checking Its Fundamentals!

Large-cap consumer discretionary company Fair Isaac has moved 3.1% this afternoon, reaching $928.96 per share. In contrast, the average analyst target price for the stock is $955.2.

Fair Isaac Corporation develops analytic, software, and data decisioning technologies and services that enable businesses to automate, enhance, and connect decisions in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company is based in the United States.

Make Sure to Consider the Following Before Buying Fair Isaac:

  • Fair Isaac has moved 113.0% over the last year.

  • FICO has a forward P/E ratio of 39.4 based on its EPS guidance of 23.58.

  • Over the last 6 years, earnings per share (EPS) have been growing at a compounded average rate of 25.3%.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 2.54.

Fair Isaac Has None

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 449,692 3,966 445,726 -11.46
2022 509,450 6,029 503,421 20.94
2021 423,817 7,569 416,248 21.38
2020 364,916 21,989 342,927 45.08
2019 260,350 23,981 236,369 23.27
2018 223,052 31,299 191,753


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