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NASDAQ:PRSPPerspecta Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.36 (-1.61 %)
(As of 07/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $21.94
50-Day Range
MA: $23.28
52-Week Range
Now: $21.94
Volume791,067 shs
Average Volume1.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.52 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.26%
Perspecta Inc. provides enterprise information technology (IT) services to government customers in the United States federal, state, and local markets. The company develops, modernizes, transforms, and manages customers' enterprise application portfolios enabling a shift of IT spend from maintenance and operations to innovation; and offers analytics and data services, as well as research, engineering, consulting, and technology solutions for government, including cybersecurity, cloud, quantum computing, network configuration, and data analytics capabilities. It also provides cybersecurity solutions that predict attacks, respond to threats, ensure compliance, and protect data, applications, and infrastructure and endpoints. In addition, the company offers cloud computing and infrastructure services that enable customers maximize their private cloud, public cloud, and legacy infrastructure to transform, optimize, and secure their hybrid environments; and digital strategy and transformation services. Further, it provides digital workplace environment to enable government organizations, including secure devices, productivity and collaboration tools, and workplace support; integrated solutions; identification and authentication validation to government organizations through investigative and risk mitigation services, as well as enables to government identify and eliminate fraud, waste, and abuse through integrated data analysis, medical claims review, and investigation services. Additionally, the company enables customers design, manage, and integrate systems throughout the project life cycle. Perspecta Inc. is headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia.
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Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.46 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Information Technology Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PRSP



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$3.52 billion
Next Earnings Date8/12/2020 (Estimated)

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Perspecta (NASDAQ:PRSP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Perspecta's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Perspecta's stock was trading at $20.45 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PRSP shares have increased by 7.3% and is now trading at $21.94. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Perspecta?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Perspecta in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Perspecta.

When is Perspecta's next earnings date?

Perspecta is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 12th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Perspecta.

How were Perspecta's earnings last quarter?

Perspecta Inc (NASDAQ:PRSP) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 21st. The company reported $0.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.02. The company earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.07 billion. The company's revenue for the quarter was up .5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.54 earnings per share. View Perspecta's earnings history.

How often does Perspecta pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Perspecta?

Perspecta announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, June 11th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Wednesday, July 15th. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 10th. This is a boost from Perspecta's previous quarterly dividend of $0.06. View Perspecta's dividend history.

What guidance has Perspecta issued on next quarter's earnings?

Perspecta updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.90-2.03 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.95. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.26-4.41 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.24 billion.

What price target have analysts set for PRSP?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Perspecta's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Perspecta's stock price to reach $24.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Perspecta.

Has Perspecta been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PRSP stock has been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Perspecta earned a news sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about Perspecta.

Who are some of Perspecta's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Perspecta own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Perspecta investors own include DXC Technology (DXC), Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), HP (HPQ), AT&T (T), CVS Health (CVS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Honeywell International (HON), Micro Focus International (MFGP) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Perspecta's key executives?

Perspecta's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John McNamara Curtis, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 62, Pay $2.05M)
  • Mr. John P. Kavanaugh, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 58, Pay $1.03M)
  • Mr. William G. Luebke, Sr. VP, Principal Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 53, Pay $653.11k)
  • Mr. James Lawrence Gallagher, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 52, Pay $678.72k)
  • Ms. Tammy M. Heller, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 47, Pay $603.76k)

What is Perspecta's stock symbol?

Perspecta trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PRSP."

How do I buy shares of Perspecta?

Shares of PRSP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Perspecta's stock price today?

One share of PRSP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.94.

How big of a company is Perspecta?

Perspecta has a market capitalization of $3.52 billion. Perspecta employs 14,300 workers across the globe.

What is Perspecta's official website?

The official website for Perspecta is www.perspecta.com.

How can I contact Perspecta?

The company can be reached via phone at 571-313-6000.

This page was last updated on 7/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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