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Industry: Application Software » Software - Application    NAICS: 511210    SIC: 7372
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Traded in other countries:SYMC.Austria, SYM.Germany, SYMC.Mexico,
Headquarter Location:USA
Symantec Corp provides software solutions attending to security and backup. Its products and services protect data across mobile devices, enterprise data centers and cloud-based systems.

Symantec is a cybersecurity provider for consumer and enterprise customers. The company was founded in 1982 and went public in 1989. The business is headquartered in Mountain View, California, and employs 11,000 people worldwide. Symantec reports in two operating segments (consumer security and enterprise security) across three geographies (Americas; Europe, Middle East, and Africa; and Asia-Pacific and Japan).

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Ratios

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Forward PE Ratio 12.94
SYMC's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 25.00 vs. SYMC: 12.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 32.28
SYMC's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
83% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 28.11 vs. SYMC: 32.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
SYMC' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.51  Med: 13.08 Max: 1641.05
Current: 32.28
2.51
1641.05
PB Ratio 2.49
SYMC's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 1858 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.12 vs. SYMC: 2.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
SYMC' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 2.82 Max: 5.95
Current: 2.49
0.82
5.95
PS Ratio 3.14
SYMC's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 1840 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. SYMC: 3.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SYMC' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.47  Med: 2.44 Max: 4.98
Current: 3.14
1.47
4.98
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 14.61
SYMC's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
85% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 30.05 vs. SYMC: 14.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
SYMC' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.12  Med: 12.17 Max: 28.61
Current: 14.61
6.12
28.61
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 12.33
SYMC's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
78% of the 923 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 21.70 vs. SYMC: 12.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
SYMC' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.24  Med: 10.06 Max: 25.04
Current: 12.33
5.24
25.04
EV-to-EBIT 84.20
SYMC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
50% of the 1311 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 19.89 vs. SYMC: 84.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SYMC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -442.4  Med: 12.5 Max: 85.7
Current: 84.2
-442.4
85.7
EV-to-EBITDA 21.12
SYMC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
70% of the 1413 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 15.96 vs. SYMC: 21.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SYMC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.7  Med: 8.9 Max: 67.1
Current: 21.12
-2.7
67.1
EV-to-Revenue 3.62
SYMC's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
54% of the 1910 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.65 vs. SYMC: 3.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
SYMC' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 2.2 Max: 5.9
Current: 3.62
1.3
5.9
Shiller PE Ratio 18.57
SYMC's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 434 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 37.98 vs. SYMC: 18.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
SYMC' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.75  Med: 79.45 Max: 226.13
Current: 18.57
14.75
226.13
Current Ratio 1.02
SYMC's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 1957 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. SYMC: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SYMC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.83  Med: 1.85 Max: 3.01
Current: 1.02
0.83
3.01
Quick Ratio 1.02
SYMC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 1957 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. SYMC: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SYMC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.81 Max: 2.92
Current: 1.02
0.82
2.92
Days Sales Outstanding 55.53
SYMC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
82% of the 1879 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 68.11 vs. SYMC: 55.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SYMC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 49.68  Med: 55.38 Max: 61.09
Current: 55.53
49.68
61.09
Days Payable 70.88
SYMC's Days Payable is ranked higher than
59% of the 1720 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 45.50 vs. SYMC: 70.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SYMC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 56.61  Med: 83.3 Max: 109.3
Current: 70.88
56.61
109.3

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield % 1.30
SYMC's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
53% of the 1428 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. SYMC: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
SYMC' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.83 Max: 3.61
Current: 1.3
0.56
3.61
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -20.60
SYMC's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
79% of the 582 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. SYMC: -20.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
SYMC' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: -20.6
Current: -20.6
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.30
SYMC's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
54% of the 1350 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. SYMC: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.30
SYMC's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
59% of the 1418 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. SYMC: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
SYMC' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.83 Max: 3.61
Current: 1.3
0.56
3.61
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.00
SYMC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 1387 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: -3.30 vs. SYMC: 3.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SYMC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31  Med: -5.7 Max: 7.7
Current: 3
-31
7.7

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.31
SYMC's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 840 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. SYMC: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
SYMC' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.29 Max: 10.03
Current: 1.31
0.5
10.03
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.29
SYMC's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 1656 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. SYMC: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SYMC' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 1.09 Max: 3.71
Current: 1.29
0.46
3.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 1.19
SYMC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
67% of the 2008 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. SYMC: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SYMC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -60.1  Med: 6.9 Max: 17.8
Current: 1.19
-60.1
17.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -9.87
SYMC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
66% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9.82 vs. SYMC: -9.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
SYMC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.7  Med: 9 Max: 29.3
Current: -9.87
-23.7
29.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,752.00
EPS (TTM) $ -0.11
Beta1.09
Volatility43.95%
52-Week Range $17.43 - 29.20
Shares Outstanding (Mil)639.22

Analyst Estimate

Mar19 Mar20 Mar21
Revenue (Mil $) 4,786 4,991 5,185
EBIT (Mil $) 1,104 1,193 1,697
EBITDA (Mil $) 1,753 1,823 2,303
EPS ($) 0.60 0.90 1.24
EPS without NRI ($) 0.60 0.90 1.24
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
11.16%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.30 0.30 0.30

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 55
Positive ROAN
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyN
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyY
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyY

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