Progress Story

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PRGS -- USA Stock  

USD 41.65  0.20  0.48%

The predictive indicators we use to evaluate Progress help investors to analyze its daily demand and supply, volume, patterns, and price swings to determine the real value of Progress Software. We apply different methods to arrive at the intrinsic value of Progress based on widely used predictive technical indicators. Today's article will sum up Progress Software. We will evaluate if Progress Software shares are reasonably priced going into February.
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Will Progress Software (NASDAQ:PRGS) price continue slumping?
Our recommendation tool can be used to complement Progress Software trade recommendations provided by experts. It analyzes the firm's potential to grow against your specific risk preferences and investment horizon. The company has Profit Margin (PM) of 13.12 %, which can signify that it executes well on its competitive strategies and has good control over its expenditures. This is very large. Similarly, it shows Operating Margin (OM) of 34.89 %, which suggests for every 100 dollars of sales, it generated a net operating income of 0.35.
The successful prediction of Progress Software stock price could yield a significant profit to investors. But is it possible? The efficient-market hypothesis suggests that all published stock prices of traded companies, such as Progress Software, already reflect all publicly available information. This academic statement is a fundamental principle of many financial and investing theories used today. However, the typical investor usually disagrees with a 'textbook' version of this hypothesis and continually tries to find mispriced stocks to increase returns. We use internally-developed statistical techniques to arrive at the intrinsic value of Progress Software based on Progress Software hews, social hype, general headline patterns, and widely used predictive technical indicators. We also calculate exposure to Progress Software's market risk, different technical and fundamental indicators, relevant financial multiples and ratios, and then comparing them to Progress Software's related companies.

Use Technical Analysis to project Progress expected Price

Progress Software technical stock analysis exercises models and trading practices based on price and volume transformations, such as the moving averages, relative strength index, regressions, price and return correlations, business cycles, stock market cycles, or different charting patterns.
A focus of Progress Software technical analysis is to determine if market prices reflect all relevant information impacting that market. A technical analyst looks at the history of Progress Software trading pattern rather than external drivers such as economic, fundamental, or social events. It is believed that price action tends to repeat itself due to investors' collective, patterned behavior. Hence technical analysis focuses on identifiable price trends and conditions. More Info...

How Progress utilizes its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of Progress Software, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash Progress Software is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The Progress Software cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities. Progress Software Net Cash Flow from Operations is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. Progress Software reported last year Net Cash Flow from Operations of 115.64 Million

A Deeper Perspective

The big decline in price over the last few months for Progress Softwaremay encourage retail investors to take a closer look at the company as it is trading at a share price of 47.47 on 329,000 in trading volume. The company directors and management failed to add value to investors and positioning the company supply of money to exploit market volatility in December. However, diversifying your holdings with Progress Software or any similar stocks can still protect your portfolios during high-volatility market scenarios. The stock standard deviation of daily returns for 30 days investing horizon is currently 9.08. The very high volatility is mostly attributed to the latest market swings and not very good earnings reports from some of the Progress Software partners.
 2015 2020 2021 (projected)
Interest Expense4.18 M3.76 M3.66 M
Gross Profit339.63 M305.67 M293.04 M

Deferred Revenue Breakdown

Progress Software Deferred Revenue yearly trend continues to be relatively stable with very little volatility. Deferred Revenue is likely to drop to about 114.1 M. Deferred Revenue usually refers to a component of Total Liabilities representing the carrying amount of consideration received or receivable on potential earnings that were not recognized as revenue; including sales; license fees; and royalties; but excluding interest income. Progress Software Deferred Revenue is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. Progress Software reported last year Deferred Revenue of 123.98 Million
201064.46 Million
2011106.74 Million
201297.54 Million
201396.24 Million
2014134.07 Million
2015137.76 Million
2020123.98 Million
2021114.08 Million

Progress Software has 88 percent chance to fall way below $47 in February

The mean deviation is down to 2.59 as of today. Progress Software is displaying above-average volatility over the selected time horizon. Investors should scrutinize Progress Software independently to ensure intended market timing strategies are aligned with expectations about Progress Software volatility.

Our Final Take On Progress Software

While some firms in the software?application industry are either recovering or due for a correction, Progress may not be as strong as the others in terms of longer-term growth potentials. While some retail investors may not share our view, we believe it may be a good time to increase your existing holdings in Progress. Please use our equity advice module to run different scenarios to ensure your current risk level and investment horizon are fully reflective of your current investing preferences in regards to Progress Software.

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