EPAM Systems Inc. (NYSE:EPAM) concluded the trading at $543.06 on Friday, January 14 with a rise of 0.45% from its closing price on previous day.
Taking a look at stock we notice that its last check on previous day was $540.62 and 5Y monthly beta was reading 1.43 with its price kept floating in the range of $527.38 and $546.265 on the day. Company’s P/E ratio for the trailing 12 months is 75.34. Considering stock’s 52-week price range provides that EPAM hit a high price of $725.40 and saw its price falling to a low level of $333.68 during that period. Over a period of past 1-month, stock came subtracting -16.33% in its value.
With its current market valuation of $32.04 billion, EPAM Systems Inc. is set to declare its quarterly results on Feb 16, 2022 – Feb 21, 2022. Analysts are in estimates of $2.5 per share for company’s earnings in the current quarter and are expecting its annual EPS growth moving up to $8.79 for 2021 with estimates of that growing to $11.17 in next year. These estimates are suggesting current year growth of 38.60% for EPS and 27.10% growth next year.
Analysts watching the company’s growth closely have provided estimates for its revenue growth with an average revenue estimate of $1.08 billion. They suggested that in the process company could generate revenue of as low as $1.08 billion which could climb up to $1.09 billion to hit a high. The average estimate is representing an increase of 49.90% in sales growth from that of posted by the company in the same quarter of last year. In keeping analyst consensus estimate with, company is forecasted to be making an annual revenue of $3.74 billion in 2021, which will be 40.60% more from revenue generated by the company last year.
In last 7 days, analysts came adjusting their opinions about stock’s EPS with no upward and no downward revisions, an indication which could give clearer idea about the company’s short term price movement. In contrast, when we review EPAM stock’s current outlook then short term indicators are assigning it an average of 50% Sell, while medium term indicators are categorizing the stock at an average of 50% Buy. Long term indicators are suggesting an average of 50% Sell for it.
Digging deeper we become aware of the PEG ratio of the EPAM stock which is currently positioned at 2.64. It further provides that stock’s current price level is -12.89% away from its 20-day simple moving average and is -15.43% off its SMA50. Its relative strength index (RSI) for 14-periods is oscillating at 33.76 while volatility remained at 3.73% over the past week which changes to 3.84% when measuring it over the past month. Beta is valued at 1.47, while measure of average true range or ATR is currently at 27.79.
In comparing EPAM Systems Inc. (EPAM)’s stock with other industry players reveals that stock’s current price change of 0.45% and that of 56.05% over the past 12 months is in competing position with that of DXC Technology Company (DXC) which saw its stock price fall by -0.29% in the last trading and went through an increase of 19.26% in past 12-month trading. Industry’s another major player Accenture plc (ACN) has fall -2.22% down in previous session, but over the past year has faced a rise of 39.31%, while International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) was also down -0.41% however its price remained floating in the green at 9.44% over the same period. EPAM Systems Inc. has a P/E ratio of 75.34 against that of DXC Technology Company’s 23.20 while Accenture plc is showing 36.75 for the same. On the other hand, the S&P 500 Index was up 0.08% in the last trading session while the Dow Jones Industrial closed the session lower at -0.56%.
Having a second look at EPAM Systems Inc. (NYSE:EPAM) provides that stock’s average daily trading volume for 3 months was 639.35K, while it jumped to 0.54 million when we calculate an average volume for past 10 days. Number of outstanding shares of the stock stood at 56.65 million.
The percentage of outstanding shares held by the insiders is 2.40% while it is 93.50% for the institutional holders. The figures also indicate that as of Dec 14, 2021, number of stock’s short shares was 1.58 million which implies a short ratio of 1.33. This shows up a 2.78% of Short Interest in company’s outstanding shares on the day. In December the standing of shares short improved as it was 0.48 million in the previous month. Subtraction of -18.76% by stock’s current price to its year-to-date value in last trading session is likely to be increasing investors’ interest in the stock as it is hinting an extended uptrend.