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NASDAQ:PRSPPerspecta Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.09 (+0.41 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $22.17
50-Day Range
MA: $22.11
52-Week Range
Now: $22.17
Volume751,061 shs
Average Volume1.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.56 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.27%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.24 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Information Technology Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PRSP



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$3.56 billion
Next Earnings Date11/11/2020 (Estimated)
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Perspecta (NASDAQ:PRSP) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Perspecta's stock was trading at $20.45 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PRSP shares have increased by 8.4% and is now trading at $22.17.
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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."
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When is Perspecta's next earnings date?

Perspecta is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 11th 2020.
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How were Perspecta's earnings last quarter?

Perspecta Inc (NASDAQ:PRSP) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 6th. The company reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $1.11 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.07 billion. The business's revenue for the quarter was up .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.52 earnings per share.
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How often does Perspecta pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Perspecta?

Perspecta declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 10th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 26th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Thursday, October 15th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 25th.
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What guidance has Perspecta issued on next quarter's earnings?

Perspecta updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.90-2.03 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.95. The company issued revenue guidance of $4, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.32 billion.

What price target have analysts set for PRSP?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Perspecta's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Perspecta's share price to reach $24.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.8% from the stock's current price.
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Has Perspecta been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about PRSP stock has trended extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Perspecta earned a media sentiment score of -4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.
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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), Honeywell International (HON), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ) 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."

Who are Perspecta's major shareholders?

Perspecta's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.54%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.14%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.12%), Prudential Financial Inc. (1.08%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.01%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.71%). Company insiders that own Perspecta stock include John Kavanaugh, John M Curtis, Michael Earl Ventling and Philip O Nolan.
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Which major investors are selling Perspecta stock?

PRSP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, SG Americas Securities LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, and AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Perspecta stock?

PRSP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Michigan Retirement System, Principal Financial Group Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Mackay Shields LLC, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Water Island Capital LLC, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, and Aigen Investment Management LP. Company insiders that have bought Perspecta stock in the last two years include John Kavanaugh, John M Curtis, Michael Earl Ventling, and Philip O Nolan.
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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 $22.17.

How big of a company is Perspecta?

Perspecta has a market capitalization of $3.56 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 8/13/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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