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The Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) is going down by -1.17% in today’s trading session, a fall equivalent to -0.62% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out 1 hour ago stating that 3 Reasons to Be Bullish on Cisco Stock Ahead Of Earnings by BARRONS. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $52.04, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $52.865. CSCO finished the previous session at $52.43 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $6,075,811.

In the 100 days of trading, CSCO managed to top a 55.26% Moving average. Additionally, Cisco Systems, Inc. shares have achieved a 52-week range between 40.25 and 58.26 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 13.11%.

The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 4.34B, equal to the value of $227.56B in market capitalization. Financial analysts indicate that CSCO shares should be still ranked as a “Outperform”. In the last 30 days, Cisco Systems, Inc. shares went down by -10.92%, adding 58.26 to growth in value, on top of a +1.88% boost since 07/12/19.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) Analyst’s Estimates

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) could record at least $0.82 per share in quarterly earnings in the upcoming report on 08/14/2019, a number that would actually represent an increase of 10.88% YOY.

According to the average analyst rating, Cisco Systems, Inc. would be rated as 2.07. Out of 30 different analysts monitoring CSCO stock, 9 analysts rate the stock as a BUY, 11 suggest to give the rating of HOLD, 10 indicate that CSCO is an OUTPERFORM, 0 rated the stock as a SELL, and 0 analyst believes that the stock should be rated as UNDERPERFORM.

On Aug-08-19, the stock earned a Initiated rating due to a new analyst call from Barclays, while analysts from William Blair believe that the stock is set at Mkt Perform from Outperform, as concluded on Jun-12-19. Morgan Stanley, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Equal-Weight as confirmed through a call on Feb-12-19.

Piper Jaffray, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on Oct-01-18, giving the stock a Overweight rating.

CSCO Key Ratios To Watch:

Taking in account the profitability of the Company, gross profit margin of +63.00% has been attained, while the operating margin has been recorded at +25.78%. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at 0.09%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 1.21. Additionally, Cisco Systems, Inc. is recording price volatility of 2.18% for the period of the last seven days and 1.69% in the last 30 days.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) Technical Outlook

For the period of the last 50 days, Cisco Systems, Inc. had its Raw Stochastic average set at 13.11% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 13.11%. Stochastic %K for Cisco Systems, Inc., with the last 20 days included, was set at 21.27%, having Stochastic %D topping 22.86%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be encouraging for Cisco Systems, Inc. stocks with recording 19.59% in metrics.

Cisco Systems, Inc. Insider Watch:

As far as the position of shares issued by Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for the period concluded at the market close of 08/09/19, 969 institutional investors increased their positions in CSCO shares by 66,870,317, 1,297 decreased positions by 175,636,193 and 220 institutional investors decided to hold positions at 2,967,202,844. These numbers put the complete list of institutional holdings set at 3,209,709,354 shares, in accordance with filings submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The stock had another 118 institutional investments with 6,322,043 new shares in addition to having 87 institutional investors selling their positions in 5,289,752 shares.