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NASDAQ:PRSPPerspecta Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.43 (-1.90 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $22.17
50-Day Range
MA: $21.31
52-Week Range
Now: $22.17
Volume1.00 million shs
Average Volume1.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.58 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.06%
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: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.59 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Information Technology Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PRSP



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$3.58 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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PRSP stock has increased by 8.4% and is now trading at $22.17. 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) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 21st. The company reported $0.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.02. The business earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.07 billion. The firm's quarterly revenue was up .5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.54 EPS. View Perspecta's earnings history.

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

Perspecta declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 21st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share on Wednesday, July 15th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 10th. This is an increase 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 issued an update on its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 21st. The company provided earnings per share (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 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Perspecta's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Perspecta's share price to reach $23.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Perspecta.

Has Perspecta been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about PRSP stock have trended extremely negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Perspecta earned a media sentiment score of -4.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutPerspecta.

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."

Who are Perspecta's major shareholders?

Perspecta's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.99%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (4.30%), State Street Corp (2.83%), Maverick Capital Ltd. (2.46%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.20%) and Invesco Ltd. (1.85%). Company insiders that own Perspecta stock include John Kavanaugh, John M Curtis, Michael Earl Ventling and Philip O Nolan. View institutional ownership trends for Perspecta.

Which institutional investors are selling Perspecta stock?

PRSP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Maverick Capital Ltd., Deutsche Bank AG, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Morgan Stanley, and First Trust Advisors LP. View insider buying and selling activity for Perspecta.

Which institutional investors are buying Perspecta stock?

PRSP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, Samlyn Capital LLC, Invesco Ltd., Sunriver Management LLC, Primecap Management Co. CA, Matarin Capital Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, and AXA. 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. View insider buying and selling activity for Perspecta.

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 $3.58 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 5/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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