Adobe Inc. [ADBE] shares are up more than 85.15% this year and recently decreased -0.01% or -$7.1 to settle at $507.21. Analysts expect ADBE to grow earnings at a 17.42% annual rate over the next 5 years. ADBE has a short ratio of 1.34. This implies that the market is currently less bearish on the outlook for ADBE.

On 5, October 2020, Adobe Names Melanie Boulden to its Board of Directors. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the appointment of Melanie Boulden to its board of directors, effective Oct. 5, 2020. The addition of Boulden expands Adobe’s board of directors from 10 to 11 members.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Adobe Inc. [NASDAQ:ADBE] stock was on September 16, 2020, when it was Reiterated with an Equal weight rating from Wells Fargo, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock from $375 to $500. Before that, on September 17, 2020, DZ Bank Recapitulated a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $570. On September 16, 2020, UBS Reiterated a Buy rating and boosted its price target on this stock from $540 to $577. On September 16, 2020, Stifel Reiterated a Buy rating and increased its price target from $426 to $550. On September 16, 2020, R. F. Lafferty Reiterated a Buy rating and increased its price target to $570. On September 16, 2020, Piper Sandler Reiterated an Overweight rating and boosted its amount target on this stock to $570. On September 16, 2020, Oppenheimer Reiterated an Outperform rating and boosted its target amount on this stock from $430 to $550. On September 16, 2020, Jefferies Reiterated a Buy rating and amplified its amount target to $600.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $255.13 and a peak of $536.88. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $557.30. At the most recent market close, shares of Adobe Inc. [NASDAQ:ADBE] were valued at $507.21. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 1.29%.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

Adobe Inc. [NASDAQ:ADBE] most recently reported quarterly sales of 3.23 billion, which represented growth of 13.80%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $491,801 per employee, while its income is $130,399 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 86.00%, its Operating Margin is 32.10%, its Pretax Margin is +28.79, and its Net Margin is +26.51. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 14.58, 29.67, 22.93 and 23.61 respectively.

If looking now at the Principal structure of this organization, it shows its whole liability to the whole Principal at 28.21 and the whole liability to whole assets at 19.51. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 6.74 and enduring liability to assets at 0.05 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 510.94 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 507.57. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 518.64 and at 522.97 for 2nd resistance point.

Adobe Inc. [ADBE] reported its earnings at $2.57 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 8/30/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $2.41/share signifying the difference of 0.16 and 6.60% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 5/30/2020, the stated earnings were $2.45 calling estimates for $2.33/share with the difference of 0.12 depicting the surprise of 5.20%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Adobe Inc. [NASDAQ:ADBE] is 1.40. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.51. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 13.67, it’s amount to book ratio is 14.18 and showing 64.75 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by Chen Gloria, EVP, CHRO, Employee Experience, and it was the sale of 484.0 shares on Oct 08. Lewnes Ann, the EVP, Chief Marketing Officer, completed a sale of 5000.0 shares on Oct 01. On Sep 25, WARNOCK JOHN E, Director, completed a sale of 2500.0 shares.