What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts think investors should stand pat on ANSYS with six of 10 analysts rating it hold. Analysts don't like ANSYS as much as competitor Synopsys overall. Seven out of seven analysts rate Synopsys a buy compared to four of 10 for ANSYS. ANSYS' rating hasn't changed over the past three months.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $197.6 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 18.6% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.66 per share. Estimates range from $0.65 to $0.68.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are strongly backing the stock, with 98.8% giving it an "outperform" rating. Most of the community backs the All-Stars, with 96.5% awarding it a rating of "outperform." Despite the majority sentiment in favor of ANSYS, the stock has a middling CAPS rating of three out of five stars.
ANSYS' profit has risen year-over-year by an average of 28.8% over the past five quarters.
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