Computer Sciences Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CSC)

About Computer Sciences Corp.

Computer Sciences Corp. logoComputer Sciences Corporation (CSC) is a global provider of information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions. The Company operates through three segments: Global Business Services (GBS), which is a provider of various technology solutions, including consulting, applications services and software; Global Infrastructure Services (GIS), which provides solutions, such as managed and virtual desktop solutions, and data center management, and North American Public Sector (NPS), which delivers IT, mission and operations-related services. Its subsidiary, ServiceMesh Inc. (ServiceMesh), is a provider of enterprise cloud management software. ServiceMesh also provides various other services, such as tiered services levels, different levels of security, self-service options, governance, policy and real time monitoring. CSC's subsidiary, Fruition Partners, provides technology-enabled solutions for the service-management sector and provides support for ServiceNow-related software

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Information Technology Services
  • Sub-Industry: Data Processing & Outsourced Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CSC
  • CUSIP: 20536310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $46.11
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $47.69
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $39.88
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 95.27
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.02
  • P/E Growth: 2.08
  • Market Cap: $6.48B
  • Outstanding Shares: 140,427,000
  • Beta: 1.36
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 10 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.14)
Consensus Price Target: $46.36 (0.54% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/9/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$57.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$63.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$55.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
8/8/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/4/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$44.00 -> $49.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$34.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
5/25/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/25/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
3/9/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$35.00View Rating Details
2/18/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$29.00View Rating Details
12/1/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$78.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
11/2/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$68.00 -> $67.00View Rating Details
11/2/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetUnderweight$67.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
2/24/2015Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
8/8/2016Q117$0.45$0.53$1.93 billion$1.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/24/2016Q416$0.68$0.73$1.80 billion$1.81 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q316$0.69$0.71$1.85 billion$1.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q216$1.14$1.19$2.79 billion$2.71 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/11/2015Q116$1.01$1.11$2.88 billion$2.76 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2015Q415$1.20$1.26$2.96 billion$2.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q315$1.12$1.18$3.19 billion$2.95 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q215$1.01$1.18$3.18 billion$3.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q115$0.94$1.03$3.19 billion$3.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q414$1.04$1.04$3.36 billion$3.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q314$0.86$0.98$3.23 billion$3.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q214$0.83$0.93$3.35 billion$3.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q1 2014$0.67$0.91$3.59 billion$3.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/15/2013Q4 2013$0.99$1.57$3.86 billion$3.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q3 2013$0.62$0.77$3.76 billion$3.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.49$0.58$3.88 billion$3.85 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.22$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2012$0.20($1.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$0.68$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2011$1.11$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$1.48$1.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.79 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.29 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.80$0.84$0.83
Q2 20165$0.58$0.77$0.65
Q3 20164$0.59$0.75$0.68
Q4 20162$0.67$0.77$0.72
Q1 20173$0.47$0.84$0.70
Q2 20172$0.48$0.67$0.58
Q3 20172$0.78$0.81$0.80
Q4 20171$0.97$0.97$0.97
Q1 20181$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q2 20181$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q3 20181$0.99$0.99$0.99
Q4 20181$1.06$1.06$1.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC)
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:1.21%
Payout Ratio:130.23% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.07% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
17.02% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:4.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/10/2016quarterly$0.141.19%8/29/20168/31/201610/4/2016
5/17/2016quarterly$0.141.64%6/10/20166/14/20167/11/2016
3/16/2016quarterly$0.141.77%4/1/20164/5/20164/29/2016
12/11/2015quarterly$0.141.88%12/31/20151/5/20161/26/2016
8/14/2015quarterly$0.231.36%9/2/20159/4/201510/8/2015
5/19/2015quarterly$0.231.33%6/10/20156/12/20157/9/2015
3/11/2015quarterly$0.231.35%3/26/20153/30/20154/24/2015
12/18/2014quarterly$0.231.44%12/31/20141/5/20151/26/2015
8/14/2014quarterly$0.231.56%8/29/20149/3/201410/7/2014
5/20/2014quarterly$0.231.5%6/10/20146/12/20147/9/2014
3/11/2014quarterly$0.201.29%3/20/20143/24/20144/18/2014
12/18/2013quarterly$0.201.47%12/26/201312/30/20131/20/2014
8/13/2013quarterly$0.201.53%8/30/20139/4/201310/4/2013
5/20/2013quarterly$0.201.81%6/12/20136/14/20137/12/2013
3/7/2013quarterly$0.201.61%3/14/20133/18/20134/15/2013
12/18/2012quarterly$0.202%12/26/201212/28/20121/18/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/10/2016John M LawrieChairmanSell5,600$47.61$266,616.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016John M LawrieChairmanSell3,900$48.56$189,384.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016John M LawrieChairmanSell6,400$47.95$306,880.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016John M LawrieCEOSell8,000$47.86$382,880.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016John M LawrieCEOSell8,069$49.63$400,464.47View SEC Filing  
7/11/2016John M LawrieCEOSell8,000$49.63$397,040.00View SEC Filing  
6/28/2016John M LawrieCEOSell8,800$47.37$416,856.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2016John M LawrieCEOSell6,100$47.32$288,652.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016James R SmithVPSell33,751$51.18$1,727,376.18View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016John M LawrieCEOSell168,481$50.70$8,541,986.70View SEC Filing  
6/16/2016James R SmithVPSell60,530$50.98$3,085,819.40View SEC Filing  
6/16/2016John M LawrieCEOSell137,653$51.07$7,029,938.71View SEC Filing  
6/14/2016John M LawrieCEOSell3,700$51.49$190,513.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016John M LawrieCEOSell7,100$51.54$365,934.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2016John M LawrieCEOSell8,010$33.35$267,133.50View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016John M LawrieCEOSell10,400$33.17$344,968.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016John M LawrieCEOSell5,600$33.19$185,864.00View SEC Filing  
4/5/2016John M LawrieCEOSell6,800$33.62$228,616.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016John M LawrieCEOSell4,000$33.94$135,760.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2016John M LawrieCEOSell43,814$31.53$1,381,455.42View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016John M LawrieCEOSell16,770$30.65$514,000.50View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015John M. LawrieCEOSell16,771$30.78$516,211.38View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Paul N. SalehCFOSell198,109$68.00$13,471,412.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2015John M LawrieCEOSell4,000$67.42$269,680.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2015John M LawrieCEOSell4,000$68.00$272,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015David W ZoletVPSell3,814$68.31$260,534.34View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015John M LawrieCEOSell3,650$68.22$249,003.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015John M LawrieCEOSell2,900$68.57$198,853.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015William L Deckelman JrVPSell29,234$68.57$2,004,575.38View SEC Filing  
4/22/2015John M LawrieCEOSell1,900$65.25$123,975.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2015John M LawrieCEOSell2,772$65.02$180,235.44View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015John M LawrieCEOSell3,300$64.95$214,335.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015John M LawrieCEOSell3,100$67.65$209,715.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015John M LawrieCEOSell4,000$69.05$276,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015John M LawrieCEOSell1,800$70.95$127,710.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015John M LawrieCEOSell14,586$65.14$950,132.04View SEC Filing  
1/27/2015John M LawrieCEOSell3,300$63.44$209,352.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015John M LawrieCEOSell3,084$63.05$194,446.20View SEC Filing  
12/30/2014John M LawrieCEOSell3,094$64.27$198,851.38View SEC Filing  
12/19/2014John M LawrieCEOSell3,200$63.42$202,944.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2014John M LawrieCEOSell6,280$65.24$409,707.20View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014John M LawrieCEOSell3,369$65.63$221,107.47View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014John M LawrieCEOSell3,200$62.59$200,288.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014John M LawrieCEOSell7,949$60.42$480,278.58View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014John M LawrieCEOSell12,051$60.19$725,349.69View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014John M LawrieCEOSell8,000$60.03$480,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014John M LawrieCEOSell4,434$60.02$266,128.68View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014John M LawrieCEOSell2,000$62.40$124,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014John M LawrieCEOSell2,000$64.18$128,360.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2014John M LawrieCEOSell2,000$63.91$127,820.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014John M LawrieCEOSell2,000$63.18$126,360.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014John M LawrieCEOSell2,000$64.08$128,160.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014John M LawrieCEOSell2,000$64.02$128,040.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014David W ZoletVPSell2,527$63.69$160,944.63View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014William L Deckelman JrVPSell4,971$62.58$311,085.18View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Thomas ColanVPSell14,460$62.56$904,617.60View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014William L Deckelman JrVPSell10,583$61.98$655,934.34View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Stephen BaumDirectorSell14,100$52.27$737,007.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Thomas ColanVPSell2,114$43.03$90,965.42View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC)
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investornewswire.com logoCan Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) Meet Analyst Targets? - Investor Newswire (NYSE:CSC)
www.investornewswire.com - August 26 at 4:35 PM
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