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Autodesk Inc

Autodesk, Inc. provides 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software and services worldwide.

Autodesk stock last closed at $201.95, up 3.47% from the previous day, and has decreased 20.55% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Software - Application industry by 0.25 percentage points. Autodesk stock is currently +23.74% from its 52-week low of $163.20, and -29.23% from its 52-week high of $285.38.

At the moment, there are 215.86M ADSK shares outstanding. The market cap of ADSK is $43.59B. In the past 24 hours, 4.58M ADSK shares were traded.

How to Buy Autodesk Stock

Wondering how to invest in Autodesk stock? Here's how.
  1. Figure out where to buy Autodesk stock: You need to choose a stock brokerage, but don't worry - we've tried dozens of online brokerages and apps to help you choose where to buy Autodesk stock.
  2. Create your brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've identified. It's the best place to buy ADSK stock.
  3. Deposit funds into your investment account: Choose your method of payment and add your info.
  4. Research Autodesk stock: The Autodesk ticker symbol is ADSK. Is Autodesk stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of ADSK? How do ADSK's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Autodesk is a good buy? Why has ADSK's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock research tools can help you evaluate if ADSK is a good stock to buy).
  5. Place your ADSK purchase: Decide if you will purchase ADSK shares at the current market price or use a limit order to buy ADSK shares at a particular price.
  6. Get notifications regarding your investment in ADSK: Create a watchlist to important updates regarding your new investment in Autodesk stock.

Step 1: Figure out where to buy Autodesk stock

You will need an online brokerage account in order to access the NASDAQ market and buy ADSK shares.

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Step 2: Create your brokerage account

Now that you've picked the right brokerage, the next step is to fill out some personal info so you are able to invest in ADSK today.

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Step 4: Research Autodesk stock

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Autodesk stock at a glance

ADSK Price
$201.95
1w %
2.48%
1y %
-20.55%
5y %
84.09%
P/E
79.2x
P/B
58.91x
P/S
9.24x
PEG
2.29x
Revenue
$4.74B
Earnings
$557.80M
Fore. Rev. Growth
10.3%
Fore. Earn. Growth
34.61%
Market Cap
$43.59B
Next Earnings
N/A
Next Dividend
N/A

Fundamentals of ADSK

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

Is ADSK stock undervalued or overvalued?

You can use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge ADSK's true value.

Using relative valuations ratios:

  • ADSK may be undervalued based on its P/E ratio of 79.2x, relative to Software - Application industry P/E ratio of -11.36x
  • ADSK could be overvalued based on its P/B ratio of 58.91x, relative to Software - Application industry P/B ratio of 4.7x
  • ADSK could be overvalued based on its PEG ratio of 2.29x

You can access more valuation research on ADSK's stock here.

ADSK Financial Health Overview

Pros:

  • Total ADSK debt is lower than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • ADSK earnings of $791.70M is not enough to cover its interest payments.
  • ADSK's operating cash flow of $1.68B allows it to safely service it's debt of $3.05B.

Cons:

  • ADSK profit margin has gone down from 32.5% to 11.8% in the past year.
  • ADSK has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 10.12.
  • There are more short-term liabilities than short-term assets on the ADSK balance sheet.
  • There are more long-term liabilities than short-term assets on the ADSK balance sheet.

Is it a good time to buy Autodesk stock?

Out of 18 sell side analysts who monitor ADSK, the consensus analyst rating on ADSK is a Buy

Should I buy or sell ADSK stock?

Based on 18 analysts offering ratings for Autodesk Inc.
Buy
Strong Buy
7 analysts 38.89%
Buy
5 analysts 27.78%
Hold
5 analysts 27.78%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
1 analysts 5.56%

Most Recent ADSK Analyst Forecasts

Joe Vruwink, a top 8% analyst from Baird maintains ADSK with a buy rating and lowers their ADSK price target from $255.00 to $244.00, on Nov 23, 2022.

Michael Funk, a bottom 16% analyst from Bank of America maintains ADSK with a hold rating and lowers their ADSK price target from $240.00 to $225.00, on Nov 23, 2022.

Tyler Radke, a bottom 7% analyst from Citigroup maintains ADSK with a strong buy rating and lowers their ADSK price target from $256.00 to $230.00, on Nov 23, 2022.

Matthew Hedberg, a bottom 1% analyst from RBC Capital maintains ADSK with a buy rating and lowers their ADSK price target from $260.00 to $225.00, on Nov 23, 2022.

Matthew Broome, a bottom 9% analyst from Mizuho downgrades ADSK to a hold rating and lowers their ADSK price target from $260.00 to $210.00, on Nov 23, 2022.

You can dig deeper into what analysts are saying on the Autodesk stock forecast page.

Metrics for Advanced ADSK Traders

SMA10
205.18
SMA20
206.75
SMA50
201.66
SMA100
204.46
SMA200
201.06
MACD
-1.31
MACD Signal
0.96
MACD Histogram
-2.28
RSI
47.51
Stochastic %K
20.76
Stochastic %D
20.59
StochRSI %K
6.93
StochRSI %D
5.07

ADSK Performance Numbers

Last year, ADSK earnings were $557.80M. Over the last 3 year, ADSK's earnings have increased by 206.52% per year. This was faster than the Software - Application industry average of 31.74%.

Last year, ADSK revenue was $4.74B. Over the last five year, ADSK's revenue has grown by 19.39% per year. This was slower than the Software - Application industry average of 34.39%.

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

What are ADSK insiders up to?

Over the past 12 months, insiders at ADSK have sold more shares than they have bought.

Rebecca Pearce, EVP Chief People Officer of ADSK, was the latest ADSK insider to sell. They sold $87,208.72 worth of ADSK stock on Nov 25, 2022.

Dig into more about who owns ADSK shares here.

Does ADSK stock generate passive income?

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

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Step 5: Place your ADSK purchase

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  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a stock at the best possible price.
    Market orders are usually sufficient.
  • Limit order: A limit order lets you buy or sell a stock at a specific price (or better).
    If you want to make sure you're buying or selling at a particular price limit, place a limit order.

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Step 6: Get notifications regarding your investment in ADSK

Now that you own some ADSK stock, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your shares.

Start a watchlist to keep track of your ADSK stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Autodesk

To reiterate, here are the 6 steps to buy stock in Autodesk:

  1. Figure out where to buy Autodesk stock
  2. Create your brokerage account
  3. Deposit funds into your investment account
  4. Research Autodesk stock
  5. Place your ADSK purchase
  6. Get notifications regarding your investment in ADSK

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NASDAQ: ADSK
$201.95+6.77 (+3.47%)
Updated Nov 30, 2022
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NASDAQ: ADSK
$201.95+6.77 (+3.47%)
Updated Nov 30, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Autodesk share?

As of Nov 30, 2022, it costs $201.95 to buy one share of Autodesk stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Autodesk stock?

According to 18 Wall Street analysts who monitor Autodesk, their consensus recommendation is to buy Autodesk stock.

What is the best way to buy Autodesk stock?

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