UBS Group reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of SAP (NYSE:SAP) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Stock Target Advisor reports. The firm currently has a $125.00 price target on the software maker’s stock.

A number of other equities research analysts have also weighed in on SAP. Goldman Sachs Group restated a buy rating and issued a $150.00 target price on shares of SAP in a report on Thursday, October 24th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of SAP from a hold rating to a sell rating and set a $134.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Tuesday, July 23rd. Nord/LB reiterated a neutral rating and issued a $115.00 price objective on shares of SAP in a research note on Wednesday, October 23rd. Barclays reiterated a buy rating and issued a $125.00 price objective on shares of SAP in a research note on Tuesday, October 22nd. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a buy rating and issued a $140.00 price objective on shares of SAP in a research note on Monday, October 21st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have assigned a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $127.24.

Shares of SAP traded up $1.36 on Tuesday, reaching $136.44. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 326,980 shares, compared to its average volume of 792,278. The company has a current ratio of 1.01, a quick ratio of 1.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45. SAP has a twelve month low of $94.81 and a twelve month high of $140.62. The stock has a market capitalization of $159.42 billion, a PE ratio of 30.12, a PEG ratio of 2.81 and a beta of 1.12. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $125.15 and a 200-day moving average of $125.81.

SAP (NYSE:SAP) last posted its earnings results on Monday, October 21st. The software maker reported $1.30 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.11 by $0.19. SAP had a net margin of 12.62% and a return on equity of 16.12%. The company had revenue of $6.80 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.78 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.14 EPS. The firm’s revenue was up 12.8% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, equities analysts anticipate that SAP will post 4.46 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Sonora Investment Management LLC grew its position in shares of SAP by 38.5% during the 3rd quarter. Sonora Investment Management LLC now owns 313 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $37,000 after acquiring an additional 87 shares during the period. Enterprise Financial Services Corp grew its position in shares of SAP by 18.7% during the 2nd quarter. Enterprise Financial Services Corp now owns 583 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $80,000 after acquiring an additional 92 shares during the period. Coastal Investment Advisors Inc. grew its position in shares of SAP by 44.2% during the 2nd quarter. Coastal Investment Advisors Inc. now owns 300 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $42,000 after acquiring an additional 92 shares during the period. Landsberg Bennett & Dubbaneh LLC grew its position in shares of SAP by 0.9% during the 3rd quarter. Landsberg Bennett & Dubbaneh LLC now owns 11,243 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $1,320,000 after acquiring an additional 97 shares during the period. Finally, CWM LLC grew its position in shares of SAP by 46.4% during the 3rd quarter. CWM LLC now owns 328 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $39,000 after acquiring an additional 104 shares during the period. 5.02% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

SAP Company Profile

SAP SE operates as an enterprise application software, and analytics and business intelligence company worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Applications, Technology & Services; SAP Business Network; and Customer Experience. It offers SAP HANA, which enables businesses to process and analyze live data; SAP Data Hub, a solution for businesses to manage data from various sources; and SAP Cloud platform that offers an enterprise platform-as-a-service.

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