Fact based stock research
Symantec (NasdaqGS:SYMC)


Symantec stock research in summary

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Symantec shares have a SELL rating. They are good value and show above average growth, but are riskily financed. We recommend selling Symantec shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Systems Software
Index NASDAQ 100, NASDAQ, S&P 500
Size class XX-Large

June 8, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()




Research History: Symantec

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
50
65
33
79
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
1
50
33
63
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
91
5
3
1
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
40
19
9
30

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Symantec in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Symantec; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
2
44
87
86
PROFIT GROWTH
94
75
75
89
STOCK RETURNS
18
82
36
11
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
1
50
33
63

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 30-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Symantec.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
54
11
8
15
REFINANCING
77
15
10
6
LIQUIDITY
79
23
13
14
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
91
5
3
1

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 30-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Symantec and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for Symantec from June 8, 2018.