Igniting Curiosity on This Name, Investor Update on Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS)

Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) are being monitored closely by investors today as the name is currently priced at $89.81, a -0.04% difference from where it most recently opened.  So where is the stock headed from here?  We will take a quick look here at how the stock has performed recently.

Here we’ll take a quick glance at how the stock price is currently trading in relation to some of its simple moving averages. At current levels, Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) shares have been seen trading 1.18% away from the 20-day moving average. The stock has been recently separated from the 50-day moving average by 3.37%. Using a broader approach, shares have been trading 9.40% off of the 200-day moving average. After the latest check-in, company stock is -2.20% off of the 50 day high and 10.73% away from the 50 day low price.

Analysts are predicting earnings per share growth of 71.40% for the current year. The earnings per share growth over the next five years are expected to be 8.00%. Citrix Systems, Inc. has had earnings per share growth of 12.80% over the past five years. 

Earnings per share (EPS) the amount of income that “belongs” to each share of common stock. This is a valuable tool that investors use to determine the value and projected value of a stock.  Earnings per share is generally reported in annualized form from the most recent fiscal year. To determine the value, the average number of shares outstanding is usually calculated by averaging the number of shares at the beginning of the fiscal period and the number of shares at the end of the period. 

Currently the return on equity is 22.50% and its debt to equity is 0.71. Citrix Systems, Inc. has a total market cap of $13416.72, a gross margin of 84.60% while the profit margin is 15.70% and the ROI is 14.10%.

In terms of performance, we can pore into the stats for Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS).  The stock is 2.06% since the start of 2017. Over the past week, shares are -0.98%. Moving out to look at the previous month performance, the stock is at 3.21%. For the quarter, performance is at 11.47%. During the past six months, Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS)’s stock has been 11.75% and 23.17% for the last 12 months.