Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of -0.49% or -$0.4 shares. The trading starts at $81.38 and closed at $81.29 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $80.08 and day high was $81.695 on Tuesday, August 04. After the session, the Technology sector daily volume shifted to 0.46 million while its average volume is 749.32K. In other hand, the SAIC market cap reached to $4.59B. While, its current target price is $103.50.
On March 13, 2020, BRIEF-Saic And Unisys Announce Expiration Of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period For Unisys Federal Transaction. According to the news reported on Reuters, * SAIC AND UNISYS ANNOUNCE EXPIRATION OF HART-SCOTT-RODINO (HART-SCOTT-RODINO) WAITING PERIOD FOR UNISYS FEDERAL TRANSACTION Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is up 5.84% and up 9.02% for month. Its quarterly performance was 0.17% above, while its half year performance is down -10.92%. SAIC yearly performance stood at positive 0.90% and fall -7.04% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Science Applications International Corporation is 1.70.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. SAIC EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 3.53. EPS for this year is 23.30%, while for the next year its value is 7.34. Sales growth for the current quarter is 1.52 while its EPS Q/Q reached -32.90%. It has an EPS of 5.70% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 15.10%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on SAIC for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 12 of 12 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 0 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 12 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 12, 0 rated it sell, 10 rated it as Buy and 2 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $94.00 – $117.00. Average target price for SAIC was reached at $104.18.
Blackrock Inc., Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and Boston Partners are the top three holders in Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 6.01 million shares which valued 448.62 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) owned 5.6 million shares which valued at 417.58 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Boston Partners has a total of 3.69 million shares which valued at 275.24 million. In the end, Boston Partners have 6.35% shares outstanding of Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 0.40% and institutional holding shifted to 79.10%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 3.53. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jul 2020), 12 analysts estimated an average EPS of 1.46, while 1.35 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for SAIC published in the report was $1.33 – $1.57 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 1.35 which is lower than 1.38 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.
A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for SAIC fall -1.37% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 1.29% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 8.87%. The moving average value for Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) is 80.58 and 76.21 for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in SAIC stock. On Jul 10, Mathis Charles Alexander, Executive VP and CFO, bought 1,450 trading shares at the cost of $69.80, which valued at 0.1 million. On Apr 03, KEENE NAZZIC S, Chief Executive Officer, bought 14,300 shares at the cost of $70.75, with total shares of 50,624. On Apr 01, Kanouff Yvette, Director, bought 1,500 shares at the cost of 70.35. After this transaction, Kanouff Yvette total shares reached to 2,399 which valued at 0.11 million.