FactSet Research Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.02 (+0.01 %)
(As of 09/15/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Volume139,114 shs
Average Volume203,071 shs
Market Capitalization$14.50 billion
P/E Ratio38.26
Dividend Yield0.85%
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About FactSet Research Systems

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (the ""Company"" or ""FactSet"") is a global provider of integrated financial information, analytical applications and services for the investment and corporate communities. Since inception, global financial professionals have utilized the Company's content and multi-asset class solutions across each stage of the investment process. FactSet's goal is to provide a seamless user experience spanning idea generation, research, portfolio construction, trade execution, performance measurement, risk management, reporting, and portfolio analysis, in which the Company serves the front, middle, and back offices to drive productivity and improved performance. FactSet's flexible, open data and technology solutions can be implemented both across the investment portfolio lifecycle or as standalone components serving different workflows in the organization. FactSet is focused on growing the business throughout each of its three segments, the Americas, EMEA (formerly known as Europe), and Asia Pacific. The Company primarily delivers insight and information through the workflow solutions of Research, Analytics and Trading, Content and Technology Solutions (""CTS"") and Wealt


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1.94 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

184th out of 391 stocks

Computer Programming, Data Processing, & Other Computer Related Industry

34th out of 79 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.9Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is FactSet Research Systems a buy right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FactSet Research Systems in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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?

Wall Street analysts have given FactSet Research Systems a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but FactSet Research Systems wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting FactSet Research Systems?

FactSet Research Systems saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 534,200 shares, an increase of 14.4% from the July 29th total of 466,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 152,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.5 days. Currently, 1.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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 Tuesday, September 28th 2021.
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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 Tuesday, September 28th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 404-537-3406 with passcode "9771799".

How were FactSet Research Systems' earnings last quarter?

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) issued its earnings results on Monday, June, 28th. The business services provider reported $2.72 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.75 by $0.03. The business services provider earned $399.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $397.72 million. FactSet Research Systems had a net margin of 24.80% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 44.88%. The business's revenue was up 6.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $2.86 earnings per share.
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How has FactSet Research Systems' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

FactSet Research Systems' stock was trading at $254.93 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FDS shares have increased by 50.5% and is now trading at $383.77.
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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, August 9th. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.82 per share on Thursday, September 16th. This represents a $3.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.85%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 30th.
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Is FactSet Research Systems a good dividend stock?

FactSet Research Systems pays an annual dividend of $3.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.85%. The dividend payout ratio of FactSet Research Systems is 30.17%. 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 27.84% 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 updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $10.750-$11.150 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $11.140. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.57 billion-$1.59 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.58 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FDS?

10 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for FactSet Research Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $273.00 to $450.00. On average, they expect FactSet Research Systems' stock price to reach $335.44 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.6%.
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Who are FactSet Research Systems' key executives?

FactSet Research Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Philip Snow, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Helen L. Shan, Chief Financial & Revenue Officer
  • Demetry Zilberg, Chief Technology Officer
  • Gene D. Fernandez, Executive VP, Chief Technology & Product Officer
  • Robert J. Robie, Executive VP, Head-Analytics & Trading Solutions

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.

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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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.86%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.67%), Bamco Inc. NY (7.10%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.45%), State Street Corp (4.09%) and Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (3.51%). Company insiders that own FactSet Research Systems stock include Franck AR Gossieaux, Frederick Philip Snow, Goran Skoko, Gray Mars Venus Trust, Arizona, James J Mcgonigle, Joseph Zimmel, Laurie Siegel, Malcolm Frank, 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 Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Vanguard Group Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold FactSet Research Systems company stock in the last year include Frederick Philip Snow, Gray Mars Venus Trust, Arizona, James J Mcgonigle, Joseph Zimmel, Malcolm Frank, Rachel Rebecca Stern, Robert J Robie, Robin Ann Abrams, and Sheila B Jordan.
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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 Border to Coast Pensions Partnership Ltd, State Street Corp, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Echo Street Capital Management LLC, Amundi, Ninety One UK Ltd, and Nuveen Asset Management LLC.
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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 $383.77.

How much money does FactSet Research Systems make?

FactSet Research Systems has a market capitalization of $14.50 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 10,484 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 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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