Aspen Technology, Inc. have been fluctuating horizontally for several weeks. As the share price returns to the lower bound of the accumulation zone, it yoffers a good timing for investors to open new long positions. Investors have an opportunity to buy the stock and target the $ 205.
The company has strong fundamentals. More than 70% of companies have a lower mix of growth, profitability, debt and visibility.
From a short-term investment perspective, the company presents a deteriorated fundamental configuration.
Growth progress expectations are rather promising. Indeed, sales are expected to rise sharply in the coming years.
The company's EBITDA/Sales ratio is relatively high and results in high margins before depreciation, amortization and taxes.
The group's activity appears highly profitable thanks to its outperforming net margins.
Over the past year, analysts have regularly revised upwards their sales forecast for the company.
Upward revisions of sales forecast reflect a renewed optimism among the analysts covering the stock.
Over the past four months, analysts' average price target has been revised upwards significantly.
Consensus analysts have strongly revised their opinion of the company over the past 12 months.
Considering the small differences between the analysts' various estimates, the group's business visibility is good.
Historically, the company has been releasing figures that are above expectations.
The company's earnings growth outlook lacks momentum and is a weakness.
With an expected P/E ratio at 41.54 and 45.22 respectively for both the current and next fiscal years, the company operates with high earnings multiples.
The company is highly valued given the cash flows generated by its activity.
For the last four months, EPS estimates made by Standard & Poor's analysts have been revised downwards.
The overall consensus opinion of analysts has deteriorated sharply over the past four months.
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