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FactSet Research Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

$322.28
+2.40 (+0.75 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$316.96
Now: $322.28
$323.03
50-Day Range
$306.50
MA: $325.72
$339.56
52-Week Range
$195.22
Now: $322.28
$363.64
Volume144,828 shs
Average Volume284,475 shs
Market Capitalization$12.24 billion
P/E Ratio33.40
Dividend Yield0.96%
Beta0.78
FactSet Research Systems Inc. provides integrated financial information and analytical applications to the investment and corporate communities in the United States, Europe, 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 portfolio managers, investment research professionals, investment bankers, risk and performance analysts, and wealth advisors. FactSet Research Systems Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.8Community Rank: 1.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.58 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
CUSIP30307510
Phone203-810-1000
Employees9,681

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.49 billion
Cash Flow$13.48 per share
Book Value$23.64 per share

Profitability

Net Income$372.94 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$12.24 billion
Next Earnings Date12/21/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$322.28
+2.40 (+0.75 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has FactSet Research Systems' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

FactSet Research Systems' stock was trading at $254.93 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FDS shares have increased by 26.4% and is now trading at $322.28.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of FactSet Research Systems?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FactSet Research Systems in the last year. There are currently 5 sell ratings and 9 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than FactSet Research Systems?

Wall Street analysts have given FactSet Research Systems a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but FactSet Research Systems wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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 Monday, December 21st 2020.
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How can I listen to FactSet Research Systems' earnings call?

FactSet Research Systems will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, December 21st at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were FactSet Research Systems' earnings last quarter?

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, September, 24th. The business services provider reported $2.88 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.54 by $0.34. The business services provider had revenue of $383.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $378.74 million. FactSet Research Systems had a return on equity of 54.24% and a net margin of 24.96%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $2.61 EPS.
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How often does FactSet Research Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FactSet Research Systems?

FactSet Research Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 5th. Investors of record on Monday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.77 per share on Thursday, December 17th. This represents a $3.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 27th.
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What guidance has FactSet Research Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

FactSet Research Systems issued an update on its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $10.75-11.15 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $10.84. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.57-1.59 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.55 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FDS?

14 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for FactSet Research Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $240.00 to $315.00. On average, they anticipate FactSet Research Systems' stock price to reach $285.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.4%.
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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).

Who are FactSet Research Systems' key executives?

FactSet Research Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Frederick Philip Snow, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $1.38M)
  • Ms. Helen L. Shan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.09M)
  • Ms. Rachel Rebecca Stern, Chief Legal Officer, Global Head of Strategic Resources, Exec. VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 55, Pay $740.21k)
  • Mr. Gene D. Fernandez, Exec. VP and Chief Technology & Product Officer (Age 52, Pay $806k)
  • Mr. Gregory T. Moskoff, Sr. VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Ms. Cindy Finkelman, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Rima Hyder, VP of Investor Relations (Age 44)
  • Mr. Daniel Viens, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Christopher Ellis, Head of Bus. Devel. & Strategy
  • Mr. Goran Skoko, Head of Wealth Solutions

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 BlackRock Inc. (12.02%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.68%), State Street Corp (3.76%), Morgan Stanley (3.16%), Ninety One UK Ltd (2.29%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.90%). Company insiders that own FactSet Research Systems stock include Brian G Daly, Franck AR Gossieaux, Frederick Philip Snow, Goran Skoko, James J Mcgonigle, John W Wiseman, 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 institutional investors are selling FactSet Research Systems stock?

FDS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, State Street Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Natixis, First Trust Advisors LP, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold FactSet Research Systems company stock in the last year include 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 institutional investors are buying FactSet Research Systems stock?

FDS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Ninety One UK Ltd, Ninety One North America Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Royal London Asset Management Ltd., and Victory Capital Management 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is FactSet Research Systems' stock price today?

One share of FDS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $322.28.

How big of a company is FactSet Research Systems?

FactSet Research Systems has a market capitalization of $12.24 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. FactSet Research Systems employs 9,681 workers across the globe.

What is FactSet Research Systems' official website?

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

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 11/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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