Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) has a mean price target of $85.86 by market experts. Market leading group First Call has reached this recommendation by considering recommendations of top analysts in the industry. These experts have specified earnings of $0.78 a share for the very next quarter and $3.01 for this year.
The technical study of Verisk Analytics, Inc. demonstrates that the 50-day moving average of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) stock is $82.72, and is trading $-2.08 points away or -2.51% from 50-day moving average of $82.72. It is trading $0.74 or +0.92% away 200-day moving average of $79.90.
The 52-week high of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) was $86.00 while $64.79 is the low mark in the same period. It state Verisk Analytics, Inc. share price has to surge more than $-5.36 to hit 52-week high or drop +24.46% to make a 52-week mark. MA here hints at moving average.
Taking the valuation part to reach the estimation of Verisk Analytics, Inc., investors apply price-to-earnings ratio, which is shortened as P/E ratio. It weighs equity price by the relative expense of the equity. Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) ratio came in at 23.13, after dividing current equity price by yearly earnings. Verisk Analytics, Inc. stock recorded a close of $80.64 in last trading session, registering a market cap of $13.63B.
The price-earnings ratio can be seen as a means of regulating the value of per dollar of earnings through the stock market. In concept, by taking the average of P/E over a period of numerous years, one could frame something of a uniform P/E ratio, which can then be understood as a benchmark and utilized to indicate whether or not a share is worth buying.
Investors estimate the Price-to-Earnings-Growth ratio to catch up with a clear view on the firm valuation. For stocks with higher PEG ratio, they are considered as sell option. The undervalued equity displays PEG ratio of 0 or 1. On contrary, the fairly valued equity has ratio of 1 and 2. Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) PEG ratio is at 2.29.
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