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Adobe Inc

Adobe Inc. operates as a diversified software company worldwide. It operates through three segments: Digital Media, Digital Experience, and Publishing and Advertising.

Adobe stock last closed at $331.15, down 0.88% from the previous day, and has decreased 46.76% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Software - Infrastructure industry by 0.11 percentage points. Adobe stock is currently +20.54% from its 52-week low of $274.73, and -50.96% from its 52-week high of $675.21.

As of Dec 6, 2022, there are 464.9M shares of ADBE outstanding. The market cap of ADBE is $153.95B. In the past 24 hours, 2.16M ADBE shares were traded.

How to Buy Adobe Stock

Not sure how to invest in Adobe stock? Here's how.
  1. Choose where to buy Adobe stock: You need to pick a stock brokerage, but don't worry - we've analyzed dozens of stock brokerages and apps to help you choose where to buy Adobe stock.
  2. Create a brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've found. It's the best place to buy ADBE stock.
  3. Deposit funds into your investment account: Select your payment method and add your information.
  4. Analyze Adobe stock: The Adobe ticker symbol is ADBE. Is Adobe stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of ADBE? How do ADBE's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Adobe is a good buy? Why has ADBE's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock research tools can help you decide if ADBE is a good stock to buy).
  5. Execute your ADBE buy order: Decide if you will purchase ADBE shares at the current market price or use a limit order to purchase ADBE stock at a given price.
  6. Monitor your investment in ADBE: Create a watchlist to keep tabs on your position in Adobe stock.

Step 1: Choose where to buy Adobe stock

You will need a brokerage account in order to access the NASDAQ market and buy ADBE stock.

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Step 2: Create a brokerage account

Now that you've chosen the right brokerage, it's time to fill out some personal info so you are able to invest in ADBE today.

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Step 3: Deposit funds into your investment account

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Step 4: Analyze Adobe stock

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Overview of key ADBE info

ADBE Price
$331.15
1w %
1.34%
1y %
-46.76%
5y %
90.84%
P/E
32.5x
P/B
10.71x
P/S
9.03x
PEG
1.73x
Revenue
$17.19B
Earnings
$4.81B
Fore. Rev. Growth
14.43%
Fore. Earn. Growth
N/A
Market Cap
$153.95B
Next Earnings
Dec 15, 2022
Next Dividend
N/A

Adobe Due Diligence Checks

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You can see all of the due diligence checks on ADBE's stock page.

Is ADBE stock undervalued?

Analysts use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge ADBE's fair value.

Using relative valuations measures:

  • ADBE may be overvalued based on its P/E ratio of 32.5x, relative to Software - Infrastructure industry P/E ratio of 14.48x
  • ADBE may be overvalued based on its P/B ratio of 10.71x, relative to Software - Infrastructure industry P/B ratio of 9.97x
  • ADBE may be overvalued based on its PEG ratio of 1.73x

You can do more valuation analysis on ADBE's stock here.

ADBE Financial Health

Passed Health Checks:

  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the ADBE balance sheet.
  • ADBE's operating cash flow of $7.58B allows it to safely service it's debt of $4.64B.
  • There are more short-term assets than long-term liabilities on the ADBE balance sheet.
  • ADBE earnings of $6.07B is not sufficient to cover its interest payments.

Failed Health Checks:

  • ADBE has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 0.86.
  • Total ADBE debt is higher than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • ADBE profit margin has gone down from 38.7% to 28% in the past year.

Is Adobe stock a Buy, Hold, or Sell?

Out of 25 Equities analysts who give forecasts on ADBE, the consensus analyst rating on Adobe is a Buy

Should I buy or sell ADBE stock?

Based on 25 analysts offering ratings for Adobe Inc.
Buy
Strong Buy
7 analysts 28%
Buy
5 analysts 20%
Hold
13 analysts 52%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Most Recent ADBE Analyst Recommendations

Matthew Hedberg, a bottom 1% analyst from RBC Capital maintains ADBE with a buy rating and lowers their ADBE price target from $425.00 to $395.00, on Oct 19, 2022.

Phil Winslow, a bottom 7% analyst from Credit Suisse maintains ADBE with a hold rating and lowers their ADBE price target from $350.00 to $325.00, on Oct 19, 2022.

Winslow lowered his price target on Adobe Inc. by 7.1% following the Adobe 2022 Financial Analyst Day event held on 2022/10/18.

During the event, management reaffirmed its Q4 2022 financial targets and provided preliminary FY 2023 guidance, the analyst told investors.

However, Adobe's planned acquisition of Figma* was not reflected in the guidance, Winslow added.

Management noted continued USD strength, expecting it to result in a 4% headwind to total revenue growth in 2023, the analyst said.

Management further advised that continued FX strength could result in a $700M downward revaluation to their total Digital Media ARR (Accounting Rate of Return) balance, Winslow reported.

From here: On 2022/09/15, Adobe announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Figma, a leading web-first collaborative design platform, for approximately $20B in cash and stock.

Brent Thill, a top 9% analyst from Jefferies maintains ADBE with a strong buy rating and lowers their ADBE price target from $440.00 to $420.00, on Oct 19, 2022.

Keith Bachman, a bottom 9% analyst from BMO Capital maintains ADBE with a hold rating and lowers their ADBE price target from $345.00 to $332.00, on Oct 17, 2022.

Brent A. Bracelin, a top 7% analyst from Piper Sandler maintains ADBE with a strong buy rating and lowers their ADBE price target from $358.00 to $345.00, on Oct 17, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Adobe stock forecast page.

ADBE Momentum

SMA10
335.25
SMA20
331.98
SMA50
311.26
SMA100
348.74
SMA200
382.01
MACD
5.94
MACD Signal
6.34
MACD Histogram
-0.4
RSI
52.15
Stochastic %K
50.13
Stochastic %D
63.48
StochRSI %K
25.65
StochRSI %D
43.11

ADBE Growth Metrics

Last year, ADBE earnings were $4.81B. Over the past five year, ADBE's earnings have increased by 25.83% per year. This was faster than the Software - Infrastructure industry average of 19.46%.

Last year, ADBE revenue was $17.19B. During the past five year, ADBE's revenue has grown by 20.02% per year. This was slower than the Software - Infrastructure industry average of 59.7%.

Find out more about ADBE's earnings and revenue performance here.

What are ADBE executives and large shareholders up to?

Over the past year, executives and large shareholders at ADBE have sold more shares than they have bought.

Mark S. Garfield, SVP CAO of ADBE, was the latest ADBE insider to sell. They sold $158,358.66 worth of ADBE shares on Dec 6, 2022.

Get more info about who owns ADBE stock here.

Does ADBE provide a stable income stream?

No, Adobe doesn't provide an income stream by paying out dividends.

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Step 5: Execute your ADBE buy order

There are two main options:

  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a stock at the best price on the market.
    Market orders are generally the easiest way to buy.
  • Limit order: A limit order enables you to buy or sell a security at a specific price (or better).
    If you want to ensure you're buying or selling at a particular price limit, place a limit order.

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Step 6: Monitor your investment in ADBE

Now that you own some shares in ADBE, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your company.

Start a watchlist to keep tabs on your ADBE stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Adobe

To reiterate, here are the 6 steps for buying Adobe stock:

  1. Choose where to buy Adobe stock
  2. Create a brokerage account
  3. Deposit funds into your investment account
  4. Analyze Adobe stock
  5. Execute your ADBE buy order
  6. Monitor your investment in ADBE

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NASDAQ: ADBE
$331.15-2.94 (-0.88%)
Updated Dec 6, 2022
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NASDAQ: ADBE
$331.15-2.94 (-0.88%)
Updated Dec 6, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Adobe share?

As of Dec 6, 2022, it costs $331.15 to buy one share of Adobe stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Adobe stock?

According to 25 Wall Street analysts who monitor Adobe, their consensus recommendation is to buy Adobe stock.

What is the best way to buy Adobe stock?

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