Investors hope Gartner
What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts strongly back Gartner, with five of six rating it a buy and the remainder rating it a hold. Analysts like Gartner better than competitor Forrester Research overall. While analysts still rate the stock a moderate buy, they are a little more optimistic about it compared to three months ago.
- Revenue Forecasts: On average, analysts predict $356.2 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 13.4% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street Earnings Expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.32 per share. Estimates range from $0.29 to $0.34.
What our community says:
CAPS All Stars are solidly backing the stock, with 92.9% giving it an "outperform" rating. The community at large concurs with the All Stars, with 76.8% granting it a rating of "outperform." Fools are bullish on Gartner, though the message boards have been quiet lately with only 35 posts in the past 30 days. Gartner's bearish CAPS rating of one out of five stars falls short of the Fool community sentiment.
Gartner's profit has risen year over year by an average of 27.6%.
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