Duck Creek Z Score

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USD 11.85  0.03  0.25%   

Altman Z Score is one of the simplest fundamental models to determine how likely your company is to fail. The module uses available fundamental data of a given equity to approximate the Altman Z score. Altman Z Score is determined by evaluating five fundamental price points available from the company's current public disclosure documents. Continue to Duck Creek Piotroski F Score and Duck Creek Valuation analysis.
  

Duck Creek Z Score Analysis

Duck Creek's Z-Score is a simple linear, multi-factor model that measures the financial health and economic stability of a company. The score is used to predict the probability of a firm going into bankruptcy within next 24 months or two fiscal years from the day stated on the accounting statements used to calculate it. The model uses five fundamental business ratios that are weighted according to algorithm of Professor Edward Altman who developed it in the late 1960s at New York University..
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Current Duck Creek Z Score

    
  41.4  
Most of Duck Creek's fundamental indicators, such as Z Score, are part of a valuation analysis module that helps investors searching for stocks that are currently trading at higher or lower prices than their real value. If the real value is higher than the market price, Duck Creek Technologies is considered to be undervalued, and we provide a buy recommendation. Otherwise, we render a sell signal.
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To calculate Z-Score one would need to know current working capital of the company, its total assets, and liabilities, amount of latest retained earnings as well as earnings before interest and tax. Z-Score can be used to compare the odds of bankruptcy of companies in a similar line of business or firms operating in the same industry. Companies with Z-Scores above 3.1 are generally considered to be stable and healthy with a low probability of bankruptcy. Scores that fall between 1.8 and 3.1 lie in a so-called 'grey area' with scores of less than 1, indicating the high probability of distress. Z Score is used widely by financial auditors, accountants, money managers, loan processers, wealth advisers, as well as day traders. In the last 25 years, many financial models that utilize z score has been proved to be successful as a predictor of corporate bankruptcy.
Compare to competition
According to the company's disclosures, Duck Creek Technologies has a Z Score of 41.4. This is 207.81% higher than that of the sector and significantly higher than that of the Z Score industry. The z score for all United States stocks is notably lower than that of the firm.

Duck Creek Institutional Holders

Institutional Holdings refers to the ownership stake in Duck Creek that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. Institutions may purchase large blocks of Duck Creek's outstanding shares and can exert considerable influence upon its management. Institutional holders may also work to push the share price higher once they own the stock. Extensive social media coverage, TV shows, articles in high-profile magazines, and presentations at investor conferences help move the stock higher, increasing Duck Creek's value.
Security TypeSharesValue
Accenture PlcCommon Shares21.1 M312.9 M
Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LlcCommon Shares16.7 M248.6 M
Echo Street Capital Management LlcCommon Shares7.4 M110.3 M
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares7.2 M106.6 M
Brown Capital Management LlcCommon Shares7.1 M104.9 M
Price T Rowe Associates IncCommon Shares5.5 M81.5 M
Blackrock IncCommon Shares5.1 M76.1 M

Duck Creek Fundamentals

About Duck Creek Fundamental Analysis

The Macroaxis Fundamental Analysis modules help investors analyze Duck Creek Technologies's financials across various querterly and yearly statements, indicators and fundamental ratios. We help investors to determine the real value of Duck Creek using virtually all public information available. We use both quantitative as well as qualitative analysis to arrive at the intrinsic value of Duck Creek Technologies based on its fundamental data. In general, a quantitative approach, as applied to this company, focuses on analyzing financial statements comparatively, whereas a qaualitative method uses data that is important to a company's growth but cannot be measured and presented in a numerical way.
Please read more on our fundamental analysis page.
Duck Creek Technologies, Inc. provides software-as-a-service core systems to the property and casualty insurance industry in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts. Duck Creek operates under SoftwareApplication classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. It employs 1653 people.

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Pair Trading with Duck Creek

One of the main advantages of trading using pair correlations is that every trade hedges away some risk. Because there are two separate transactions required, even if Duck Creek position performs unexpectedly, the other equity can make up some of the losses. Pair trading also minimizes risk from directional movements in the market. For example, if an entire industry or sector drops because of unexpected headlines, the short position in Duck Creek will appreciate offsetting losses from the drop in the long position's value.

Moving together with Duck Creek

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Moving against Duck Creek

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The ability to find closely correlated positions to Duck Creek could be a great tool in your tax-loss harvesting strategies, allowing investors a quick way to find a similar-enough asset to replace Duck Creek when you sell it. If you don't do this, your portfolio allocation will be skewed against your target asset allocation. So, investors can't just sell and buy back Duck Creek - that would be a violation of the tax code under the "wash sale" rule, and this is why you need to find a similar enough asset and use the proceeds from selling Duck Creek Technologies to buy it.
The correlation of Duck Creek is a statistical measure of how it moves in relation to other equities. This measure is expressed in what is known as the correlation coefficient, which ranges between -1 and +1. A perfect positive correlation (i.e., a correlation coefficient of +1) implies that as Duck Creek moves, either up or down, the other security will move in the same direction. Alternatively, perfect negative correlation means that if Duck Creek Technologies moves in either direction, the perfectly negatively correlated security will move in the opposite direction. If the correlation is 0, the equities are not correlated; they are entirely random. A correlation greater than 0.8 is generally described as strong, whereas a correlation less than 0.5 is generally considered weak.
Correlation analysis and pair trading evaluation for Duck Creek can also be used as hedging techniques within a particular sector or industry or even over random equities to generate a better risk-adjusted return on your portfolios.
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Continue to Duck Creek Piotroski F Score and Duck Creek Valuation analysis. Note that the Duck Creek Technologies information on this page should be used as a complementary analysis to other Duck Creek's statistical models used to find the right mix of equity instruments to add to your existing portfolios or create a brand new portfolio. You can also try Portfolio Diagnostics module to use generated alerts and portfolio events aggregator to diagnose current holdings.

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Is Duck Creek's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Duck Creek. If investors know Duck Creek will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Duck Creek listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
The market value of Duck Creek Technologies is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Duck Creek that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Duck Creek's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Duck Creek's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Duck Creek's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Duck Creek's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Duck Creek's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Duck Creek value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Duck Creek's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.