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NASDAQ: CSCO
Cisco Systems Inc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for CSCO

Based on 13 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Cisco Systems Inc.
Min Forecast
$51.00-9.22%
Avg Forecast
$60.92+8.44%
Max Forecast
$74.00+31.72%

Should I buy or sell CSCO stock?

Based on 14 analysts offering ratings for Cisco Systems Inc.
Buy
Strong Buy
5 analysts 35.71%
Buy
4 analysts 28.57%
Hold
5 analysts 35.71%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

CSCO stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDate
Anonymous
WestPark Capital
HoldInitiates Coverage On$62.00+10.36%2021-09-24
Raymond James
Top 15%
86
BuyMaintains$64.00+13.92%2021-09-16
Credit Suisse
Top 14%
87
BuyUpgrades$74.00+31.72%2021-09-16
Wells Fargo
Top 3%
98
Strong BuyMaintains$70.00+24.60%2021-09-09
Morgan Stanley
Top 8%
93
HoldDowngrades$59.00+5.02%2021-09-09
Deutsche Bank
Top 40%
61
HoldMaintains$59.00+5.02%2021-08-24
Oppenheimer
Top 9%
92
BuyMaintains$60.00+6.80%2021-08-19
Barclays
Top 16%
85
Strong BuyMaintains$62.00+10.36%2021-08-19
Citigroup
Top 42%
59
HoldMaintains$55.00-2.10%2021-08-19
DZ Bank
Top 30%
71
HoldDowngrades$51.00-9.22%2021-05-21

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Forecast return on equity

Is CSCO forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
35.56%
Industry
31.42%
Market
16.16%
CSCO's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years (35.56%); analysts are confident in the firm's ability to efficiently generate return on equity
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Forecast return on assets

Is CSCO forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
15.05%
Industry
13.65%
CSCO is forecast to generate higher Return on Assets (15.05%) than the US Communication Equipment industry average (13.65%)
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CSCO earnings per share forecast

What is CSCO's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$3.08+22.71%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$3.27+30.28%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$3.48+38.65%
CSCO's earnings are forecast to grow at a rate of 11.43% per year, which is not exceptional
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CSCO revenue forecast

What is CSCO's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$52.8B+5.99%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$54.9B+10.21%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$58.7B+17.88%
CSCO's revenue is forecast to grow at a rate of 5.27% per year, which is not exceptional
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CSCO earnings growth forecast

How is CSCO forecast to perform vs Communication Equipment companies and vs the US market?
Company
11.43%
Industry
11.04%
Market
17.18%
CSCO's earnings are forecast to grow faster (11.43% per year) than the US Communication Equipment industry average (11.04%)
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CSCO's earnings are forecast to grow slower (11.43% per year) than the US market average (17.18%)
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CSCO's earnings are forecast to grow faster (11.43% per year) than the risk-free savings rate (1.5%)
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CSCO revenue growth forecast

How is CSCO forecast to perform vs Communication Equipment companies and vs the US market?
Company
5.27%
Industry
5.85%
Market
11.34%
CSCO's revenues are forecast to grow slower (5.27% per year) than the US Communication Equipment industry average (5.85%)
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CSCO's revenues are forecast to grow slower (5.27% per year) than the US market average (11.34%)
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Cisco Systems Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Cisco Systems Stock a good buy in 2021, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 14 Wall Street analysts covering (NASDAQ: CSCO) stock is to Buy CSCO stock.

Out of 14 analysts, 5 (35.71%) are recommending CSCO as a Strong Buy, 4 (28.57%) are recommending CSCO as a Buy, 5 (35.71%) are recommending CSCO as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending CSCO as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending CSCO as a Strong Sell.

What is CSCO's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NASDAQ: CSCO) Cisco Systems's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 11.43% is forecast to beat the US Communication Equipment industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 11.04%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 17.18%.

Cisco Systems's earnings in 2021 is $10,591,000,000.On average, 10 Wall Street analysts forecast CSCO's earnings for 2022 to be $12,990,626,624, with the lowest CSCO earnings forecast at $12,653,207,751, and the highest CSCO earnings forecast at $13,370,222,857. On average, 5 Wall Street analysts forecast CSCO's earnings for 2023 to be $13,791,996,449, with the lowest CSCO earnings forecast at $13,496,754,934, and the highest CSCO earnings forecast at $13,918,528,526.

In 2024, CSCO is forecast to generate $14,677,720,991 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $14,551,188,914 and the highest earnings forecast at $14,804,253,069.

What is CSCO's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NASDAQ: CSCO) Cisco Systems's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 5.27% is not forecast to beat the US Communication Equipment industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 5.85%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 11.34%.

Cisco Systems's revenue in 2021 is $49,818,000,000.On average, 9 Wall Street analysts forecast CSCO's revenue for 2022 to be $222,699,134,679,907, with the lowest CSCO revenue forecast at $221,797,150,765,377, and the highest CSCO revenue forecast at $223,275,214,140,131. On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast CSCO's revenue for 2023 to be $231,570,298,634,133, with the lowest CSCO revenue forecast at $226,325,986,883,615, and the highest CSCO revenue forecast at $235,760,513,824,275.

In 2024, CSCO is forecast to generate $247,681,703,982,728 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $246,283,849,291,908 and the highest revenue forecast at $248,910,233,447,424.

What is CSCO's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2024?

(NASDAQ: CSCO) forecast ROA is 15.05%, which is higher than the forecast US Communication Equipment industry average of 13.65%.

What is CSCO's Price Target?

According to 13 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year CSCO price target, the average CSCO price target is $60.92, with the highest CSCO stock price forecast at $74.00 and the lowest CSCO stock price forecast at $51.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Cisco Systems's share price could stay at $60.92 by Sep 16, 2022. The average Cisco Systems stock price prediction forecasts a potential downside of N/A from the current CSCO share price of $56.18.

What is CSCO's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NASDAQ: CSCO) Cisco Systems's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $2.51. On average, analysts forecast that CSCO's EPS will be $3.08 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $3.00, and the highest EPS forecast at $3.17. On average, analysts forecast that CSCO's EPS will be $3.27 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $3.20, and the highest EPS forecast at $3.30. In 2024, CSCO's EPS is forecast to hit $3.48 (min: $3.45, max: $3.51).

What is CSCO's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2024?

(NASDAQ: CSCO) forecast ROE is 35.56%, which is considered strong.
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