FactSet Research Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.72 (+0.23 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 11:03 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $309.85
50-Day Range
MA: $313.19
52-Week Range
Now: $309.85
Volume1,278 shs
Average Volume237,055 shs
Market Capitalization$11.73 billion
P/E Ratio31.49
Dividend Yield1.00%
FactSet Research Systems Inc. provides integrated financial information and analytical applications to the investment and corporate communities in the Americas, EMEA, and the Asia Pacific. The company delivers insight and information through the workflow solutions of research, analytics and trading, content and technology solutions, and wealth. It serves a range of financial professionals, which include portfolio managers, investment research professionals, investment bankers, risk and performance analysts, wealth advisors, and corporate clients. FactSet Research Systems Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
Year Founded1978



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.49 billion
Cash Flow$12.84 per share
Book Value$25.08 per share


Net Income$372.94 million


Market Cap$11.73 billion
Next Earnings Date6/24/2021 (Estimated)


FactSet Research (FDS) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates
March 31, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) Announces Earnings Results
March 30, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) Shares Down 4.8%
March 30, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
FactSet Research Systems: Q2 Earnings Insights
March 30, 2021 |  benzinga.com
FactSet Reports Solid Results for Second Quarter 2021
March 30, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) Trading 2.9% Higher
March 23, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.37 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

131st out of 441 stocks

Computer Programming, Data Processing, & Other Computer Related Industry

28th out of 74 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.8Community Rank: 1.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.72 (+0.23 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 11:03 AM ET)
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FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is FactSet Research Systems a buy right now?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FactSet Research Systems in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 sell ratings and 6 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" FactSet Research Systems stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FDS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than FactSet Research Systems?

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When is FactSet Research Systems' next earnings date?

FactSet Research Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June 24th 2021.
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How were FactSet Research Systems' earnings last quarter?

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, March, 29th. The business services provider reported $2.72 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.74 by $0.02. The business services provider earned $391.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $391.90 million. FactSet Research Systems had a net margin of 25.08% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 51.42%. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $2.55 EPS.
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How has FactSet Research Systems' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

FactSet Research Systems' stock was trading at $254.93 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FDS shares have increased by 21.5% and is now trading at $309.85.
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How often does FactSet Research Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FactSet Research Systems?

FactSet Research Systems declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.77 per share on Thursday, March 18th. This represents a $3.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 25th.
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Is FactSet Research Systems a good dividend stock?

FactSet Research Systems pays an annual dividend of $3.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.00%. The dividend payout ratio of FactSet Research Systems is 28.33%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FactSet Research Systems will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.99% next year. This indicates that FactSet Research Systems will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has FactSet Research Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

FactSet Research Systems issued an update on its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Tuesday, March, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 10.75-11.15 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $11.17. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.57-1.585 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.58 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FDS?

12 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for FactSet Research Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $240.00 to $315.00. On average, they expect FactSet Research Systems' share price to reach $291.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.0%.
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Who are FactSet Research Systems' key executives?

FactSet Research Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Frederick Philip Snow, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $1.72M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Helen L. Shan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $960.43k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Rachel Rebecca Stern, Chief Legal Officer, Global Head of Strategic Resources, Exec. VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 56, Pay $831.69k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Goran Skoko, Exec. VP, MD of EMEA & Asia Pacific and Head of Wealth Solutions (Age 60, Pay $969.33k)
  • Mr. Gene D. Fernandez, Exec. VP and Chief Technology & Product Officer (Age 54, Pay $854.94k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Gregory T. Moskoff, Sr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Demetry Zilberg, Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Rima Hyder, Head of Investor & Media Relations (Age 45)
  • Ms. Lisa Knoll, Sr. VP & Head of Marketing
  • Mr. Daniel Viens, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 64) (LinkedIn Profile)

What is Phil Snow's approval rating as FactSet Research Systems' CEO?

757 employees have rated FactSet Research Systems CEO Phil Snow on Glassdoor.com. Phil Snow has an approval rating of 89% among FactSet Research Systems' employees.

Who are some of FactSet Research Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of FactSet Research Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other FactSet Research Systems investors own include Starbucks (SBUX), The Walt Disney (DIS), The Home Depot (HD), Alphabet (GOOG), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Tesla (TSLA).

What is FactSet Research Systems' stock symbol?

FactSet Research Systems trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FDS."

Who are FactSet Research Systems' major shareholders?

FactSet Research Systems' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bath Savings Trust Co (0.09%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Somerset Trust Co (0.02%), Birch Capital Management LLC (0.02%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%) and Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own FactSet Research Systems stock include Brian G Daly, Franck AR Gossieaux, Frederick Philip Snow, Goran Skoko, James J Mcgonigle, Joseph Zimmel, Laurie Siegel, Philip A Hadley, Rachel Rebecca Stern, Robert J Robie, Robin Ann Abrams, Scott A Billeadeau and Sheila B Jordan.
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Which major investors are selling FactSet Research Systems stock?

FDS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Investment Services of America Inc., Bath Savings Trust Co, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Birch Capital Management LLC, Huntington National Bank, Private Capital Group LLC, and Smith Shellnut Wilson LLC ADV. Company insiders that have sold FactSet Research Systems company stock in the last year include Frederick Philip Snow, Goran Skoko, James J Mcgonigle, Joseph Zimmel, Laurie Siegel, Rachel Rebecca Stern, Robert J Robie, Robin Ann Abrams, and Scott A Billeadeau.
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Which major investors are buying FactSet Research Systems stock?

FDS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, NuWave Investment Management LLC, Somerset Trust Co, and Pacer Advisors Inc..
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How do I buy shares of FactSet Research Systems?

Shares of FDS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is FactSet Research Systems' stock price today?

One share of FDS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $309.85.

How much money does FactSet Research Systems make?

FactSet Research Systems has a market capitalization of $11.73 billion and generates $1.49 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $372.94 million in net income (profit) each year or $10.87 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does FactSet Research Systems have?

FactSet Research Systems employs 10,622 workers across the globe.

Does FactSet Research Systems have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of FactSet Research Systems: BI-SAM Inc., BI-SAM Limited, BI-SAM Technologies, BI-SAM Technologies S.A.S., BancScientific Inc., Bravo Consult EOOD, CYMBA Technologies Limited, CallStreet, Code Red, Code Red Inc., DealMaven, Derivative Solutions, Eurospectus, FDSG, FactSet (UAE) LLC, FactSet Benelux B.V., FactSet Brasil Consultoria Ltda., FactSet Canada Inc., FactSet China Co., FactSet Data Systems Inc., FactSet Delaware, FactSet Digital Solutions, FactSet Digital Solutions AG, FactSet Digital Solutions GmbH, FactSet Digital Solutions Holdings GmbH, FactSet Digital Solutions LLC, FactSet Digital Solutions Ltd., FactSet Digital Solutions Oy, FactSet Europe Limited, FactSet Europe S.à.r.l., FactSet France Inc., FactSet France S.a.r.l, FactSet GmbH, FactSet Hong Kong Limited, FactSet Ireland Limited, FactSet Italia S.R.l., FactSet JCF SAS, FactSet Limited, FactSet Mergerstat LLC, FactSet Pacific Inc., FactSet Philippines Inc., FactSet Research Limited, FactSet Research Systems South Africa Pty. Ltd., FactSet Singapore Pte. Ltd., FactSet Spain SL, FactSet Sweden AB, FactSet Switzerland AG, FactSet Systems India Private Limited, FactSet UK Limited, FinAnalytica Inc., Innovative Systems Techniques, Insyte, Interactive Data Managed Solutions, JCF, LionShares, LionShares Europe S.A.S., Market Metrics, Matrix Solutions Inc, Mergerstat, P.A.N. Securities L.P., PTS NET LLC, Portware, Portware International LLC, Portware LLC, Revere Data LLC, SIA FactSet Latvia, Stream VPN, StreetAccount, StreetAccount LLC, TruValue Labs, TrueCourse, Vermilion Holdings Limited, Vermilion Software Inc., Vermilion Software Limited, Vermilion Software Ltd., and Vermilion Software PTE.

When was FactSet Research Systems founded?

FactSet Research Systems was founded in 1978.

What is FactSet Research Systems' official website?

The official website for FactSet Research Systems is www.factset.com.

Where are FactSet Research Systems' headquarters?

FactSet Research Systems is headquartered at 45 GLOVER AVENUE, NORWALK CT, 06850.

How can I contact FactSet Research Systems?

FactSet Research Systems' mailing address is 45 GLOVER AVENUE, NORWALK CT, 06850. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 203-810-1000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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