ACI Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIW) is offering a substantial bargain with a P/S ratio at 2.73. The broad Technical & System Software industry has an average P/S ratio of 3.26, which represents premium over the sector’s 2.67. In the past 13-year record, this ratio went down as low as 0.83 and as high as 3.54. Also, it is down from 0.58 of the total 1840 rivals across the globe.
ACIW traded at an unexpectedly low level on 12/06/2018 when the stock experienced a 0.28% gain to a closing price of $28.33. The company saw 0.71 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 612.62 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.
Analysts are speculating a 30.6% move, based on the high target price ($37) for the shares that is set to reach in the next 12 months. The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $34.67 price target, but the stock is already up 40.04% from its recent lows. However, the stock is trading at -6.35% versus recent highs ($30.25). Analysts believe that we could see stock price minimum in the $33 range (lowest target price), allowing for another 16.48% jump from its current position. Leading up to this report, we have seen a 12.51% rise in the stock price over the last 30 days and a 0.85% increase over the past 3 months. Overall, the share price is up 24.97% so far this year. Additionally, ACIW had a day price range of $27.62 to $28.33.ACI Worldwide, Inc. (ACIW) Price Potential
Heading into the stock price potential, ACI Worldwide, Inc. needs to grow just 20.01% to cross its median price target of $34. In order to determine directional movement, the 50-day and 200-day moving averages for ACI Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIW) are $27.31 and $26.74. Given that liquidity is king in short-term, ACIW is a stock with 116.42 million shares outstanding that normally trades 6.25% of its float. The stock price recently experienced a 5-day loss of -3.38% with 1.03 average true range (ATR). ACIW has a beta of 1.27 and RSI is 51.81.
Investors also need to beware of the Brooks Automation, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKS) valuations. The stock trades on a P/S of 3.62, which suggests that the shares are not attractive compared with peers. The broad Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry has an average P/S ratio of 2.2, which is significantly better than the sector’s 123.63. In the past 13-year record, this ratio went down as low as 0.35 and as high as 4.54. Also, it is down from 0.68 of the total 832 rivals across the globe.Brooks Automation, Inc. (BRKS)’s Lead Over its Technicals
Brooks Automation, Inc. by far traveled 23.82% versus a 1-year low price of $22.29. The share price was last seen -2.02% lower, reaching at $27.6 on Dec. 06, 2018. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $26.77 and $27.81. This company shares are 44.93% off its target price of $40 and the current market capitalization stands at $1.97B. The recent change has given its price a -10.15% deficit over SMA 50 and -30.57% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -13.67% declines, -23.82% declines and -13.53% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found BRKS’s volatility during a week at 5.14% and during a month it has been found around 6.18%.
Brooks Automation, Inc. (BRKS) exchanged hands at an unexpectedly low level of 0.7 million shares over the course of the day. Noting its average daily volume at 731 million shares each day over the month, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.Brooks Automation, Inc. Target Levels
The market experts are predicting a 102.9% rally, based on the high target price ($56) for Brooks Automation, Inc. shares that is likely to be hit in the 52 weeks. Analysts anticipate that traders could see stock price minimum in the $26 range (lowest target price). If faced, it would be a -5.8% drop from its current position. Overall, the share price is up 15.72% year to date.