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Factset Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS)
Stock Analysis

▼ -0.44%-1.52

Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 7.7 years of data (i.e. since Nov 12, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.

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Factset Research Systems Inc. trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.


It is in the sector.

Current Status of Factset Research Systems Inc.

It is currently trading at $347.29 ($348.81 the previous day).It pays a 0.84% dividend.


The next reporting date is in 55 days (2020 09 29).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $2.50 per share ($378.5M). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.32611.

Over the past 12 months, $0 worth of shares have been purchased and $51234939 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is 15.5% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 14. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year279.5848744444417.3+ Above Average
2 year238.3787117903922.7+ Above Average
3 year194.255983263616.6+ Above Average
4 year166.555142857144- Below Average
5 year160.074318181829.4- Below Average
Factset Research Systems Inc. is projected by analysts to get to $290.50 within the next 12 months (-16.4%), but preticted targets range from as high as $335.00 (-3.5%) and as low as $237(-31.8%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -33.7%. It has a few bumps shape to the stock curve, which means the stock generally continues on a consistent trend and does not have to be checked often, but can have some variation during periods of volitility.

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With an average increase of 15.5% year over year, if Factset Research Systems Inc. is bought at the worst time, Stockmarketizer analysts estimate it will take 26.1 months before the stock will recover to the original purchase price. The P/E value is 35.77.

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Did Hedge Funds Make The Right Call On FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS) ?

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Why Is FactSet (FDS) Up 1.7% Since Last Earnings Report?

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 15:30:03 FactSet (FDS) reported earnings 30 days ago. Whatand's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.... Read Full Article

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A Total Return Analysis on FactSet

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Edited Transcript of FDS earnings conference call or presentation 25-Jun-20 3:00pm GMT

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 15:47:27 Q3 2020 Factset Research Systems Inc Earnings Call... Read Full Article

FactSet (FDS) Stock Touches 52-Week High: Whatand's Driving It?

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 13:30:01 FactSet (FDS) stock continues to benefit from better-than-expected earnings performance, encouraging guidance, and contributions from acquisitions.... Read Full Article

FactSet Research (FDS) is a Great Momentum Stock: Should You Buy?

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 16:00:04 Does FactSet Research (FDS) have what it takes to be a top stock pick for momentum investors? Letand's find out.... Read Full Article

Why Shares of FactSet Outperformed in the First Half of 2020

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 18:17:00 Shares of FactSet Research Systems (NYSE: FDS) gained 22.4% in the first half of 2020, according to data provided by SandP Global Market Intelligence, shrugging off the COVID-19 pandemic and delivering better-than-expected earnings. The financial data provider has a long history of ...... Read Full Article

Why FactSet Research Systems (FDS) Stock Might be a Great Pick

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 12:30:12 FactSet Research Systems (FDS) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.... Read Full Article

Charts Suggest Mid-Cap Growth Stocks Are Headed Higher

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 16:01:35 Bullish chart patterns suggest that the the mid-cap growth market segment is worth watching over the weeks and months ahead.... Read Full Article

FactSet (FDS) Beats Q3 Earnings Estimates, Lags Revenues

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 12:59:12 FactSetand's (FDS) third-quarter fiscal 2020 results benefit from higher sales of analytics, wealth management and content and technology solutions, and operating efficiency.... Read Full Article

3 Reasons Why FactSet (FDS) Is a Great Growth Stock

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 16:45:04 FactSet (FDS) possesses solid growth attributes, which could help it handily outperform the market.... Read Full Article

FactSet (FDS) Moves to Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 16:00:04 FactSet (FDS) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank 2 (Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the companyand's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.... Read Full Article

FactSet Research Systems Inc. Just Recorded A 18% EPS Beat: Hereand's What Analysts Are Forecasting Next

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 13:02:58 Investors in FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) had a good week, as its shares rose 8.2% to close at US$329...... Read Full Article

FactSet (FDS) Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 16:07:04 Robin Abrams succeeds Phil Hadley as Chair of FactSet Board. Lee Shavel and Siew Kai Choy were also added to the board as new directors.... Read Full Article

FactSet Research Systems, Inc. to Host Earnings Call

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 13:00:00 NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 25, 2020 / FactSet Research Systems, Inc. (NYSE:FDS) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2020 Third Quarter Earnings call to be held on June 25, 2020 at ...... Read Full Article

FactSet Research (FDS) Tops Q3 Earnings Estimates

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 12:25:12 FactSet (FDS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 17.21% and -0.90%, respectively, for the quarter ended May 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?... Read Full Article

FactSet Research: Q3 Earnings Insights

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 11:16:10 Shares of FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) were unchanged in pre-market trading after the company reported Q3 results.Quarterly Results Earnings per share were up 9.16% year over year to $2.86, which beat the estimate of $2.43.Revenue of $374,083,000 higher by 2.62% from the ...... Read Full Article

FactSet Reports Solid Results for Third Quarter 2020

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 11:00:10 NORWALK, Conn., June 25, 2020 -- FactSet ("FactSet" or the “Company”) (NYSE:FDS) (NASDAQ:FDS), a global provider of integrated financial information, analytical applications,.... Read Full Article